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USB DRIVE CONFLICT

by charger1233 / June 10, 2011 3:32 AM PDT

I have an Epson DiscProducer PP-100 which has two DVD-R drives connected to my computer with one USB 2.0 cable and conflicts with a Kingston DataTraveler 4GB USB 2.0. I know this because the Kingston drive is not recognized whenever it is inserted with the discproducer is on and its USB inserted. I know the obvious solution is to eject the DiscProducer but I often need to use both products simultaneously.\

I have a Dell Optiplex GX620. The OS is Windows XP with Service Pack 3. The processor is a Pentium 4 CPU 3.40GHz; 3.39GHz and 2GB of RAM. My keyboard and mouse also have USB connections and the computer tower is plugged into a four port KVM switch.

Thanks for your help!

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Clarification Request
Just checking.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 10, 2011 3:38 AM PDT
In reply to: USB DRIVE CONFLICT

Did you try assigning other drive letters to what's working before plugging in the next drive?

I'll not write how as XP has been out for over 11 years.
Bob

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I Tried It
by charger1233 / June 13, 2011 4:30 AM PDT
In reply to: Just checking.

Hi Bob:

Thanks for replying to my post. Yes, I just tried your suggestion and it did not work.

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Kingston admits defeat.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 13, 2011 8:23 AM PDT
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