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Flash drive not detected

by rapheek / June 30, 2008 12:52 AM PDT


I plugged in my flash drive to my computer and the computer did not detect it! I tried 3 other ones, same thing. Any idea?

OS: Windows Vista Home Premium.


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Given such detail.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 30, 2008 12:56 AM PDT

It looks like a dead machine or usb port.

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Flash drive
by rapheek / June 30, 2008 1:13 AM PDT
In reply to: Given such detail.

Thanks Bob for your answer. The computer is new. It must be the USB. I just tried a bluetooth adapter, same thing.


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Again, so little detail.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 30, 2008 1:22 AM PDT
In reply to: Flash drive

Since it's new and there is only your posts to work with, make the call for warranty repair.

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USB ports
by rapheek / June 30, 2008 1:57 AM PDT

They're back and working just fine. I just restarted the computer and they work just fine.

Thanks for your help.

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Wish I could help here.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 30, 2008 6:16 AM PDT
In reply to: USB ports

Please consider what is supplied by members to work with. I plead guilty I will not share "reboot the machine." I also will not ask people to reload the OS but try hard to avoid that.

-> You still have a warranty issue. Why did it not work?

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