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Sat A135 2386 USB Ports dead

I recently posted about this laptop with a different problem.Since that has been fixed I now discover that non of the USB ports work.I like to use a mouse but cannot get one to work.I have tried a wired and wireless mouse to no avail.They all work on my PC and my wifes' laptop but wont work on this one.I have tried updating drivers but dont know if it updated or not.Anything I plug into the ports do not work You do not get a recognition sound from the computer when you plug it in.Any suggestions
(The last problem was a bios password problem which is still on the board

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Best Answer chosen by electriccop1

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1 x Type I/II PC Card Slot

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Maybe some PC Card with USB ports is the cheap fix?

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Sat A135 usb ports dead

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Is there any way to test the PC card slot to see if it working before I buy an extension card w/2 ports

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Sat a135 2386

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I was just hoping to slide by w/o spending the money but its worth the investment-hopefully
Thanks for the reply

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Sat A135 USB

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Thank you all for the help.I was at Best Buy This morning picked up an adapter plugged it in when I got hom and now have at least 2 usable USB ports where I had none
This solves this problem

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(NT) Thanks for the final(?) report.

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