Yap, this is one of the trepanation of USB Modems. I usually recommend Not
to use them.
However you should No that the Counter Numbers meaningless, it does not mean
that you actually have to many connectors it is just a ID number.
Jack (MS, MVP-Networking).
"ShanPres" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I have this same problem with my Alltel USB broadband modem. Every time
> it is removed and reconnected it creates another network connection. I
> am not in the 60's now, what is the long term effect of this on my
> computer? Can the network connection count be reset?