When I open the Systems Icon in Control Panel on my XP SP2 machine, under
> Device Maner and Network Adapters, I have installed a 1394 adapter and an
> ethernet ASUSTek/Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller. All of a
> sudden, these devices have appeared:
> Direct Parallel, Motorola SURboard SB5129 USB Cable Modem - Packet
> Scheduler Miniport, WAN Minimport (IP), WAN Miniport (IP) - Packet
> Scheduler Miniport, WAB Miniport (L2TP), WAN Miniport (PPOE), and WAB
> Miniport (PPTP). I have a Cable Modem and Comcast is my IP. I have
> diabled these devices, but I want to get rid of them. One day, they just
> appeared. I cannot uninstall them. XP won't let me. Any one got an
> suggestions. Where did they come from. How to get rid of them. If I
> don't disable them, my XP computer goes to the BSOD. Help me if you can.
>
> Frustrated in Baltimore