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USB device driver

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by isasooner, Jan 20, 2013.

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  1. isasooner

    isasooner Thread Starter

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    Hello, starting today out of the blue, my USB device driver can't detect my USB device. I am getting error messages saying, Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43). It also tells me, the device driver software was not installed correctly but, I have been using a USB adapter for my phone to my laptop for a few months now and never had to install any software or any problems in the first place. I just, plug it into the USB port and go.

    What should I do? Uninstall the USB device driver and re-install it

    Please help?
     
  2. dai

    dai

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    do a usb reset

    in the device manager click on view at the top and in the dropdown
    show hidden devices
    then uninstall all listed usb items
    turn the computer off
    unplug usb plugs
    reboot twice
    replug in the usb plugs
     
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