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Usb Device Not Found


Since a windows 7 update on on may 10th ive been unable to use a linsys usb adapter model wusb100 on my computer. When i go to device manager an "unknown device" appears under the universal serial bus controllers. Ive uninstalled and reinstalled the drivers for the device several times, unplugged the computer, uninstalled the usb hubs and tried and been to linksys' website and microsofts website several times since the issue and nothing has worked, and yes i have tried the adapter in other pcs and it does work.

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System Backup Not Found When Using Express Card Usb 3.0 With Device

I upgraded from vista to windows 7 and made a system backup through the backup center. The backup center recognized my external drive (freecom), which is connected to an express card using usb 3. 0. However, when i wanted to see whether the image was on the drive through clicking the restore function (sorry don't know the exact names in english; a have a dutch windows 7 copy), the drive isn't recognized. It just doesn't seem to be there.

When i use the windows recovery disk, it isn't recognized either. But when i put the device straight in a usb 2. 0 input bus it is recognized. This is odd. Just wanted other users to know what to do when they use 3. 0 through an express card.


Posted On: 2010-07-14 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-09-07 . View Related Posts . . View 11 Replies .

No Device Drivers Found Issue

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Posted On: 2009-10-29 . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .

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I've tried windows update myself and there was a driver which is 15 kb, i've installed it but no chance. Same thing happening. Driver date is 2008, too old and not for windows 7 i bet. What i have to do now? Please do not say change the bluetooth, because i'm not able to find any other brands. Here is only two brands. And one more thing, i've spent much time yesterday searching my problem in microsoft answers and web and i've tried all ways i've seen, but none of them worked. M i not able to run this device as vista? Something like that? There should be a way please give me some solutions. I really need it.


Posted On: 2010-06-22 . View Related Posts . . View 11 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-06-19 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Rebooting (after everything i try)
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Please, any help would be very appreciated. I am decently computer savvy and have always been able to fix any problems that i have. This one has had me spinning my wheels for days.


Posted On: 2010-03-17 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Device Malfunctioned Error Code - 43 - Usb Device Not Recognized

I purchased a new computer with windows 7.initially my ipod worked fine with this computer. It still charges the ipod but nothing else. In addition it will not work on my old computer.

1. I have completely uninstalled and reinstalled itunes.

2. I reset the device losing all of my music.

3. I have gone to device manager and the ipod shows up as unkown device. I have stopped the device driver and rebooted.

4. I have tried to have attached to my old computer update and i receive the exact same error and usb not recognized message.

5. Other devices work fine on the usb hub, in addition i have tried the other usb hub.

All of the above measures have failed. This all started when i was having problems updating my music to the ipod, and i chose the restore function on the summary page of the itunes software, with the device attached, and recognized. Since then nothing? Initially when the device was attached after the restore option was chosen, i got need to attach to a 2. 0 usb  high speed hub, error message? It is a 2. 0 usb high speed device. I have reviewed other questions in this forum, on apples forums, all with the same results, nothing.


Posted On: 2010-01-26 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Therefore, all the devices do in fact work, it's just a little bothersome to me, and the fact that i can't safely remove anything from the hub without having to eject the entire hub. Here's a screen shot that shows what the hub shows as: http://i34. Tinypic.com/34fxmp4.png


Posted On: 2009-10-28 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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1. If the device has not been used for a week or so and is turned back on, or plugged back in, the drivers get reinstalled which is a waste of time. In this case it's behaving as if there is an expiration date on drivers.

2. If for example i unplug the the mouse to clean it and plug it back in to a different usb socket, the message appears, and time is wasted waiting for it. 7 does not appear to consider multiple usb controllers to be the same for driver purposes (which really sounds like a bug). In no case were any of the drivers obsolete, iow it's not looking for new drivers. -Windows 7 uses the ones it already has on disk, but it cannot seem to remember that they have already been installed.

This applies to both the "included" usb drivers and the ones i had to install with a product. Is this a known bug? If this is "as designed", how do i configure it to work like xp (i.e. Always assume a driver is current)? Xp would rarely forget that a driver was previously installed; i could plug in a printer that had not been used for years and it would come right up. I an using win7 pro 64bit, and it is current.


Posted On: 2010-06-05 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-07-31 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-16 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Mtp Usb Device

I have recently tried to connect my canon 50d digital camera to my windows 7 professional 64bit machine, but for it just can't recognize the camera. I've looked at my devices and printers folder and found the camera simply labeled as "canon digital camera", and it is missing a driver. I dug deeper and found that while installing the driver windows had encountered a strange problem of "system cannot find the file specified" for the mtp usb device.

It appears that the mtp driver seems to be missing on my computer! Anyone have a way to solve this problem? I've seen some of the other threads talking about getting the mtp kits, and i have tried that with no avail.
 
I also suspect it might be a registry error, but i do not have the expertise to locate the right registry key or know how i'd go about fixing this issue. Much thanks for anyone willing to input on this issue!


Posted On: 2010-04-18 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Usb Device Not Recognized

I just purchased a toshiba notebook satellite l500. It has stickers shown windows 7 on the notebook but i can't find the windows cd in the packaging. I have alot of problems with this notebook till i can't do my homework and run basic tasks.

Problem 1) the system always prompt 'setting up for 1st time use' in every time i switch on the notebook. Then all the setting in internet explorer are reset and not reflecting what i changed to.

Problem 2) when i plug in my imation apollo 2. 5" portable hdd (25 phdd-500gb), the windows shown 'usb device not recognized'. I tried using ms fix tool but still doesn't work.

Problem 3) i added a password into my account which is also administrator account. The same password works when pc starting up but it doesn't work when i tried to switch pc back from sleeping mode with the same password. It shown me 'account being disabled'. I see no option in the control panel for me to activate this account again.

Problem 4) whenever i switch on my notebook, the screen shown 'system preparation tool 3. 14'. What is this for and is it recommended to have this? If not, pls advice how to switch this off at windows 7. I found some procedure to switch off at windows vista but not 7. Apologize for i can't differential between toshiba's problem or window's problem. All i know, i have some frustration to get things done with this new notebook and windows 7.


Posted On: 2010-04-20 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-19 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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Recently, my windows 7 partition refused to go to sleep or hibernate. I poked around, and found out that i needed to run "powercfg -energy", which i did as i tried a sleep. It turned out that the usb hubs were apparently keeping windows from sleeping (although this has not been an issue in the past). So, in response, i removed my usb mouse connector. The number of errors dropped down from 5 to 3. Now, only the following remain:errorsusb suspend:usb device not entering suspend

Posted On: 2010-05-29 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

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This error occurs when i try to install my canon rebel, nikon cool pix cameras and my ipod w/camera. I have done much research and see it's a common problem. It's happened on cameras, i-phones, occasionally mp3's of all brands. It's also happened on many brands of computers. There is only 1 common thread - windows. I use windows 7 and need to use my camera now! I've paid a lot of people to help and no one can find the answer. I know i'm not alone. I've tried all usb ports. I've tried uninstalling devices. I get a mtp device w/yellow caution sign in universal serial bus drivers.

Posted On: 2010-01-18 . View Related Posts . . View 10 Replies .

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And as a control measure, i borrowed another dell notebook (slightly older model) and just plugged the printer cable into the usb port and that notebook proceeded to access windows update and download the drivers and all was fine within about 10 minutes. Something is wrong with my notebook. And the problem is specific to this printer because i can plug in other devices to the usb ports and they work fine. The only other printer devices are onenote and xps and fax.


Posted On: 2010-03-14 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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I've tried this on two other computers and they both have the same problem. When i plug my memory card into my camera it can easily see the pictures stored on there. I was going to try to reformat the memory stick but if it can't be detected at all, how would i do that?


Posted On: 2010-07-09 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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So it seems ms has a problem with " usb device not recognized in windows 7 ". A google search will find no real solutions to the problem. I haven't found one hear ether. How can i have a handful of flash drives and external hard drives that will not work on only 2 win7 systems that i know of , yet work on others ? I never needed to download drivers from anyone to make them work on any other os . I just plug them in and the work . The 1st time. Not after trying all things that don't. This is something that needs a real fix. I should not have to pay tech support to find out why. This is clearly an os win7 problem.

Posted On: 2010-07-02 . View Related Posts . . View 9 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-03-21 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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As all recording software, including the basic windows recorder, still see only the stereo mix recording source option then no recording is possible whilst monitoring via the dac. I have to disconnect it and monitor any recording from said green hole. Then, once recorded, swop back again.

As i make music, entirely pc based, then i require as good and true a monitoring system as possible, thus the dac, but it's a bit of a nonsense that having got my mix just so via the dac, i then have to disconnect the thing just so's i can record it down onto two tracks of audacity or the like. And then connect it back to listen to the final result. Am i doing something wrong/missing the point somewhere please?


Posted On: 2010-01-11 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-05-31 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-03-26 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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However, when i try to access any of these devices through my windows 7 pc a strange thing happens, the device is recognized, the autoplay window appears, then before i can do anything it closes and the device disappears from "my computer".

I've tried the devices in both my laptop and another pc in the office running vista and both can access the data without a hitch, so its not the actual usb drives. I've got other usb external hard drives hooked into the windows 7 pc running perfectly well, plus a few other usb devices, so its not a usb issue.


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