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yankeehawk

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Hi..I'm running Windows XP Home Edition and right out of the blue my USB ports [all 4 of them] on my 'puter are not working....I first noticed it when I was trying to get info off one of my thumb drives....I inserted it and the thumb drives light comes on for about 2 or 3 seconds and then goes out and now when I try to print something,I get the USB error on my screen....any ideas....thanx,YH:confused:
 

ekim68

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Have you gone to the device manager and make sure they're working?
 

yankeehawk

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Hi..It says they are all working properly....and it's not the thumb drive because it works on my other 'puter.....YH
 
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Try this reg fix

Restore USB Service

Save the file to desktop
Double click the file
You will get a message Do you want to merge this file say Yes

Restart your PC after
 
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