preventing the machine from entering standby'? • The full message is typically "The device driver for the Communications Port COM1 device is preventing the machine from entering standby". • Apparently there's This article out on the Dell support forums has more details. Dave Harmon, Oct 24, 2003 #1 Advertisements Juan Pablo Barrios [uy] Guest What device do you have attached at the COM1 port? -- Saludos, Juan Pablo. ------------------- "Dave Harmon" <> escribió one answer at a time. check over here
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Looking at Printer/Properties/Ports it will show all the various ports and assignments on the system, including any "virtual" ports/assignments which very well could be the source of the problem and will If the problem persists, you may need to update this driver". More details at : http://web.intuit.com/support/quicken/2000/win/7221.html johnny be good April 20, 2009 3:48 PM i get the message: the device driver for the 'communications port (com1)' device is preventing the machine form
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Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 7 total posts (Page 1 of 1) + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display: Collapse - | Expand + If you don't find your answer, head out to http://askleo.com/ask to ask your question. It turns out that this was the problem. Please close >> all applications and try again.
If the problem >persists, you may need to update this driver". You'll be able to ask any tech support questions, or chat with the community and help others. It is basically the same as the first error, but it specifies the modem instead of the com port. Hondon-on-the-Cape Hondon, Aug 25, 2003 #2 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?
Please close >> all applications and try again. Stay logged in Welcome to PC Review! No, create an account now. I have the most up to date driver.
Nothing has worked. https://groups.google.com/d/topic/microsoft.public.ddk.win2000.acpi/O7XSWoEuLn8 thanks, jw GraveRobber September 30, 2009 7:30 PM I had the same problem even after following the instructions for Quicken 2000. Dave Harmon Guest When I try to enter standby or hybernation mode I get the following message:"The device driver for the 'Communication Port (COM1)' devices is preventing the machine from entering Ask Leo! » Windows Because of an interaction with Quicken 2000, your machine may not be able to enter standby.
I could hibernater after this,I neeed to repeat this process whenever similar problem recur.I have spend more than 3 hours of Chat with MS Support and contacted OEMnewsgroup for help, but check my blog Microsoft Group Policy MVP Jeremy Moskowitz covers it all—major Group Policy categories, what Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 bring to the table, and smart ways to tackle tough desktop management I did not find any reference to Quicken 2000 although I have had earlier editions of Quicken in the past. is a registered trademark of Puget Sound Software, LLC Terms, Conditions & Privacy Product Reviews, Recommendations and Affiliate Links Disclosure http://ask-leo.com/why_is_communications_port_preventing_the_machine_from_entering_standby.html Community Dell.com Search Shop Support
Ask a Question Similar Threads Standby and hibernation crashes Sharon, Aug 10, 2003, in forum: Windows XP General Replies: 0 Views: 2,788 Sharon Aug 10, 2003 Hibernation time-out not working, manual Thanks. Thanks for the link. http://phpapp.org/device-driver/device-driver-ide-channel-device-preventing-machine-entering-hibernation.html I think if I >> found the driver I could reinstall it but I cannot find >> it anywhere on my install disk or on-line. >> >> Any help out there?
Assuming your modem is not working.... Do you by any chance have Quicken installed on the pc? Albert R April 30, 2005 7:43 PM I also currently run Quicken 2004, but have had earlier versions of Quicken and when I uninststalled, I did not fully uninstall all "shared"
Thanks, but this didn't solve the problem. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - (Com1) Port Preventing Stand By Mode by acrd0197cas · 14 years ago In reply to (Com1) Port Preventing St MacBook Pro 2016: Which is more innovative? Contact Jeremy by visiting GPanswers.com.معلومات المراجعالعنوانGroup Policy: Fundamentals, Security, and the Managed DesktopSerious skillsSybex serious skillsالمؤلفJeremy Moskowitzالإصدار2الناشرJohn Wiley & Sons, 2012رقم ISBN (الرقم الدولي المعياري للكتاب)1118331745, 9781118331743عدد الصفحات912 من الصفحات  تصدير الاقتباسBiBTeXEndNoteRefManمعلومات I think if I >> found the driver I could reinstall it but I cannot find >> it anywhere on my install disk or on-line. >> >> Any help out there?
Not what you needed? 9 Comments Prashant Ray October 2, 2004 12:57 PM Please visit the following link for resolution of the issue http://www.winbookcorp.com/_technote/WBTA00000884.htm If a no go then please check Ask Leo! LowHi,Every time after scanning my PC for errors the following error message eouldpreveny my PC from going into hibernation or standby modeThe error message is “ The device driver for the http://phpapp.org/device-driver/device-driver-hitachi-device-preventing-machine-entering-hibernation.html Copyright © 2003-2017 Puget Sound Software, LLC and Leo A.
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