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Old 06-01-2006, 06:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i bought a powered usb hub, as i am running low on port. i plugged it in, but now when i plug anything in on the now-free ports, windows says "usb device has not been recognised"

alsom earlier today, everything connected to it randomly stopped working, and lost power. i unplugged and replugged the hub, and look back at the monitors and i had a BSOD of usbport.sys.

i am now confused as to whether this is a hardware or software issue.

any help or advice on this would be appreciated. thanks.
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sounds like a software issue. do you need drivers for the hub?
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nope.
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Try a different port on the PC see if that makes a difference also try updating your usb driver I have seen this before. I had a laptop that could not recodize the adapted I swapped my printer and the adapter and it worked.
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nope, already tried different ports.
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