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Old 02-21-2004, 01:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi this is my first posting . i have just reinstalled win 98 and its not recognizing my usb ports when i go to device manager they arnt there, when i tried installing my web cam an error came up saying it needed a working usb port any
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Old 02-21-2004, 01:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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try running the add new hardware applet in the control panel
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is this win98 or win98se?

if its on board usb,check in the bios to make sure that their enable.
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Old 02-21-2004, 06:59 AM   #4 (permalink)
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ive never heard of PC's not recognising they had USB, I think it has more to do with the mobo, check the BIOS like btv said
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Old 03-02-2004, 04:36 PM   #5 (permalink)
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First to verify the USB host controller is installed ,and make sure it is enable in setup. Instal a web cam , you need to install software first , then the cam .
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