Re: PC doesn't recognize external devices, USB related.



Rich Barry
07-10-2005, 12:49 AM
Michael, are you using a USB Powered Hub?
"Michael Petersen" <Michael Petersen@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:F4D93AD8-0BA6-470C-AD19-5FD1EBBA9052@microsoft.com...
>I seem to be having a problem with my PC and USB devices. It stopped
> recognizing that they've been plugged in. I've tried deleting/reinstalling
> the drivers and doing a format C: but it only solves the problem
> temporarly.
> More particularly, the devices it doesn't recognize is my external HD, my
> mouse and my iPod. I've tried all of those on other PC's and they work
> perfectly there.
>
> My PC is a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo A x630 with Windows XP SP2. From what
> I've
> read so far it seems to probably be something about conflicting drivers
> however I am not sure how to fix that or even if that is the problem.
>
> If somebody could please help me it would be much appereciated.
>
> - Michael Petersen

Michael Petersen
07-10-2005, 12:49 AM
I suppose by hub you mean an external hub? If so then no, I just got my
laptop and anything plugged into it goes unnoticed by the USB plugs.

"Rich Barry" wrote:

> Michael, are you using a USB Powered Hub?
> "Michael Petersen" <Michael Petersen@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> message news:F4D93AD8-0BA6-470C-AD19-5FD1EBBA9052@microsoft.com...
> >I seem to be having a problem with my PC and USB devices. It stopped
> > recognizing that they've been plugged in. I've tried deleting/reinstalling
> > the drivers and doing a format C: but it only solves the problem
> > temporarly.
> > More particularly, the devices it doesn't recognize is my external HD, my
> > mouse and my iPod. I've tried all of those on other PC's and they work
> > perfectly there.
> >
> > My PC is a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo A x630 with Windows XP SP2. From what
> > I've
> > read so far it seems to probably be something about conflicting drivers
> > however I am not sure how to fix that or even if that is the problem.
> >
> > If somebody could please help me it would be much appereciated.
> >
> > - Michael Petersen
>
>
>


Re: PC doesn't recognize external devices, USB related.