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My card reader isnt reading my digital camera card

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by techguy41, Jul 28, 2005.

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  1. techguy41

    techguy41 Thread Starter

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    My card reader on my compaq presario SR1050NX isnt reading my digital camera card. I have been useing it lots and today i put the card in the reader and the light comes on but the box to import the pictures didnt pop up and i looked under my computer (it is drive G) and it insnt detecting the card but i did yesterday.

    Help me please

    Thanks
     
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    Unplug ALL USB devices.
    Open Device Manager.
    View, Show Hidden Devices.
    Uninstall all devices under USB Controllers.
    Uninstall all devices under Storage Volumes. Say no to any reboot prompts until you are finished. Also, if a Storage Volume doesn't uninstall, ignore it and move to the next one.
    If you have a yellow ? with unknown devices, uninstall all of the entries there as well.

    When this is done, reboot TWICE.

    Reconnect the USB devices and see if they're recognized properly.
     
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