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Plugging the usb device makes PC go crazy

When I plug in the usb flash drive, Windows 8.1 won't recognize it. Then when I plug out the mouse (so that I can plug in the flash drive instead), this happens: the usb drive is still not ...
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16 views

Make USB virtual COM device persistent through reboots

EDIT: Having rethought the issue, perhaps my question can be summarized like this: Is there an existing COM terminal type program that will automatically detect when a COM port becomes unavailable and ...
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0answers
25 views

Mouse not working in Windows XP

My friend has a system with Pentium 4 processor and Windows XP. Please help me figure out why the mouse is not working. The mouse cursor is showing even if the mouse is removed from the system. It is ...
0
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1answer
56 views

How do I install Windows XP on a computer without cd drive? [duplicate]

I need to install Windows XP on a computer without a CD drive I have the following in mind Please suggest on whether it is feasible or not, or if it cannot work for some reason, what else I can try ...
0
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1answer
22 views

How to rename actual portable HDD *device* name? (not volume name / label)

I have a few Toshiba Stor.E drives connected to my pc for backup purposes, then shipping them to differen physical locations. But when working with a few of them I have to check many times if I use ...
0
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0answers
26 views

How do I install windows 7 on samsung NP530U3B with HDD HTS545050a7e380?

I have a problem: I am trying to install windows 7 on this pc (SAMSUNG NP530U3B) and with the hard disk (HTS545050a7e380). Like in this problem: How to install Windows7 on Hitachi HTS545050a7e380 ...
0
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0answers
24 views

USB port confusion

I have 4 USb ports into my computer and all 4 are working. Now, I am testing them by simply connecting my mouse to it. Anyways, somehow when i connect it to two USB ports on one side of my computer ...
0
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2answers
57 views

How to make a ISO FILE out of a folder containing Windows Setup Files [duplicate]

I copied the Windows 8 CD to my HDD. I want to convert that folder to an ISO and use that to create a bootable USB. Please tell me how CAN I MAKE ISO IMAGE out of that folder containing files
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1answer
25 views

How to make a bootable USB out of the folder in which the data of windows 8 setup is there?

I copied windows 8 CD to my HDD and now, i want to convert that folder to an iso please tell e how to do that. so that i could burn the iso to my usb and make my usb bootable How to make a bootable ...
1
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1answer
92 views

External hard drive not recognized by windows 8.1 (works in windows 7 and ubuntu12.04)

So as is stated in my title, I have an external hard drive (2.5 inch internal laptop drive attached to a USB bridge). It worked perfectly on my windows 7 x64 machine. Then I did a clean install of ...
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0answers
18 views

USB with multiple partitions including Ubuntu Live

I wonder of my requirements below are possible. If not, feel free to answer it based on facts why it's impossible thanks. I'd like to have my 32GB Usb stick to be the ultimate fix usb containing the ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Avoid USB/Serial adapter port change in Windows enviroment

I would like to know if there is some way to "fix" a serial port to common usb/serial adapters. Many times I saw that changing usb port of adapter it takes a new serial port number. It happends also ...
3
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1answer
32 views

Detect USB after Safely Remove USB

I am currently developing an application which copies all files from USB, when detected, to my local hard-drive As I mentioned that I'm still developing, so I have to plug-in and plug-out my USB ...
0
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0answers
22 views

Monitor no source with USB3 to VGA Device

I have a Toshiba Toshiba Satellite R945-P440 with Windows 8.1. I'm trying to connect a SIIG USB 3.0 to VGA Multi Monitor Video Adapter (JU-VG0211-S). It used to work but now when I plug the monitor ...
0
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0answers
23 views

Monitoring ports transfer (USB, Parallel)

I do not have enough information about ports, i want to know is there any way to monitor data transferring by ports (usb or parallel)? Somehow find out what are they transferring, or even capture ...
1
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1answer
50 views

How to uninstall all USB Hubs if keyboard and Mouse are running via USB?

I managed to uninstall like one and then both keyboard and mouse dies and then I have to manually restart. I need to uninstall all USB Hubs and Roots to see if reinstalling it will fix USB error I get ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Can I point Windows Device Manager to a folder on a flash drive containing a Driver Pack?

I was thinking I could just download the big 4.4GB Driver Pack (from their website), and keep it on a flash drive, and whenever I need to update drivers, I'll just point the Device Manager to the ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Assign USB drive the letter “A:” in windows XP mode (on windows 7)

Is it possible to assign the drive letter "A:" to a USB pendrive? I've tried it using the SUBST-command, mapping a network drive and via the diskmanagement console. But none of them seem to accept A: ...
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votes
1answer
23 views

Run programs from windows installation disk on usb

Is it possible to install a windows 7 iso to a usb with the linux program WinUsb , and put a program like a game or something also on that USB? Ok, I know that is possible, so I guess what I am ...
0
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0answers
35 views

Observing Output Current/Voltage from USB Port

I am working on a project where i am required to observe the current draw from a circuit. In a lab, I have access to power supply/multimeter and can easily check how much current is being drawn from ...
0
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1answer
62 views

USB Keyboard stopped working, but only in Windows - drivers?

When I plug in my USB Keyboard (Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000), an "Unknown device" shows up in Device Manager: click to see the screenshot Occassionaly the keyboard is showed correctly as "Comfort ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Make Software accept a different brand USB Device

Is there a way to make my software program recogonise/use a different brand of USB device than what it was intended for? I'm running Win XP Pro and trying to use software with a USB Oscilliscope. ...
0
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4answers
107 views

Can't see external hard drive formatted by linux, inside windows

I formatted a usb external hard drive in linux with ext4 format. In windows 7, I deleted all these partitions using disk management. Windows doesn't display the drive when I connect it. How do I ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Good vb script policy

I have been seeing a lot of cases of the H worm on USB sticks in the past few months. It seems by default a vbs script will run on any computer even if it comes from an outside source (like a USB ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Windows server 2003 x86 drivers issues

I cannot install the ahci driver(32bit, sata) in win2k3 x86; says that the driver isn't 32 bit (but actually it is). Also I cannot install the drivers for usb (usb mouse though works !?). The system ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

Drivers for SIMLINK R/C Flight Simulator Controller - Windows 8.1

I've been using a SIMLINK R/C Flight Simulator Controller to run against the HELI-X simulation software n a Windows 7 PC. The controller is a USB only direct connection. I inherited the controller - ...
1
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0answers
72 views

Emulate a USB camera with an IP camera for web conference

Our office uses Cisco's WebEx for business web conferences and I want a camera with Pan/Tilt/Zoom for use in our board room. Unfortunately WebEx only supports USB cameras (mainly those on the Windows ...
2
votes
1answer
37 views

What persistent information does the devcon hwids output contain?

I have a gaming keyboard (Logitech G15) that uses its own software for additional features. Now I am writing a startup batch script that starts that software if the keyboard is connected. It of course ...
0
votes
0answers
94 views

Connect my WD USB HD to a Buffalo NAS

I can format my Western Digital USB HD either NTFS or exFAT. I tried both. This happens: exFAT: I can see the USB device in the admin tool of the NAS but it doesn't give any information (such as ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Windows8 x64 usb can't be recognized issue

I am having problem with my usb port. I am basically trying to attach my mobile via USB cable but it always says device not recognized as in below image: Universal Serial Bus controllers: The ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Front panel usb3 not recognizing usb3 hdd

The problem is the following... My PCs front USB 3.0 ports (which are connected to the usb3.0 internal headers) do not work with my USB3.0 External HDD... If I plug it in via a USB 2.0 cable it works ...
0
votes
3answers
87 views

Disable USB for some local users

Our customer wants that systems we deliver must fulfill these requirements: Only the admin user are able to access USB flash drivers. All other local users must not be able to access USB flash ...
1
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1answer
43 views

How can my Ethernet - not used for Internet - and a USB wireless Internet connection work at the same time

In my Windows 7 box I have an internal Ethernet board and a USB wireless connection. I use the wireless for Internet access, and it works great as long as the Ethernet board is disabled, but it fails ...
1
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0answers
56 views

I'm out of ideas how to get my usb drive working again.No solutions on the internet worked

The device is not visible under the section Mount Devices in Parted Magic, nor in my mini-install of Windows XP. I've tried several things to fix the 16GB flash drive, which is a Kingston Data ...
1
vote
1answer
120 views

Disconnect specific USB port in Windows 7

I would like to disable the USB port located at Port_#0001.Hub_#0004 on my laptop running Windows 7. I believe a USB port became faulty when I spilled a cup of juice on my computer, but I'm not sure ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

How to shutdown the computer when a USB is attached? [duplicate]

I want to perform one security mechanism, but I don't know whether it is possible. I want to Shutdown/Turn Off PC/System when any USB device attach to it.
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votes
3answers
234 views

USB flash drive empty folders

Hi hello people i really need some help with this! I have this usb and i took a lot of folders and documents from another computer! All the folders are there but the problem is that it says that all ...
2
votes
0answers
700 views

USB keyboards keep disconnecting and reconnecting

Issue: USB keyboard keeps disconnecting and reconnecting. It has disconnected 6 times as I've typed this post. It generally reconnects after about 3 seconds. OS: Win 7 Pro 64 bit MB: Gigabyte ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

Is it possible to have preloaded usb drivers for device

I have a KMV switch on my desktop that I only use to switch keyboard and mouse from one pc to the next. Whenever I press the button to switch computer the first computer plays the sound indicating ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Detect USB device connection (any device, not only storage)

My question is: in Windows Server 2012, is it possible to launch an event when a device is connected to a USB port? I mean: any device, including a keyboard or a mouse, not just storage USB drives. ...
1
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1answer
1k views

USB Flash Drive is writeable but can't delete files

I have an external HDD, which can be powered by either using a Power Supply or the USB port itself. When I use the USB to connect directly to my computer, I can access the Filesystem, can Copy Files ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Why can't I wake up my laptop with a keyboard or mouse press?

I have an Asus n56vv laptop running Windows 8.1 professional that is giving me a quite annoying problem: I can't wake it from sleep by pressing a button on the mouse or keyboard. This happens on both ...
1
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0answers
31 views

Slow down or rate-limit USB traffic on Windows

I'm doing maintenance work on an application that communicates with a custom human input device over USB. The application had a bug (now fixed) that caused intermittent issues when data arrived from ...
9
votes
1answer
302 views

Safely remove or ejecting USB

This is my USB Flash in another PC. As you can see it shows the option to eject the Flash Drive This is my USB in my PC. And it doesn't show the option to eject the Flash Drive The only ...
0
votes
2answers
74 views

Creating a wifi hotspot from my PC

I have Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit on my Desktop PC. Also, I am using a USB Modem which doesn't have any router. I'm happy with my current speed and connection but recently I bought a new smartphone ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Reliable way to clone internal drive to external drive (Windows 8)?

What is a reliable way to clone an internal drive to an external drive from an administrator account on Windows 8. This involves several steps, some of which I know: 1) Use icacls and/or takeown to ...
0
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0answers
177 views

Cloning Windows 8.1 to 30 identical machines; what should I use so they will activate properly?

I have 30 client computers. These are Windows 8.1 tablet style i5 machines. They all have OEM Windows 8.1 Pro. I have a volume MBL. I want to make identical copies of the original machine, all ...
0
votes
2answers
88 views

VirutalBox - How to use USB based mouse as PS/2 mouse?

I'm using VirutalBox to run Windows 1.1. But this version of windows only support PS/2 input devices (Keyboard/Mouse). So, Is there any methods to use USB Based mouse (and Keyboard) as PS/2 standard? ...
2
votes
1answer
539 views

Access USB device with command prompt

If I connect a Camera or Phone with my Windows 7 machine via USB, it shows up in explorer with a name e.g. Canon SD110 or Nexus 5. How can I open a command prompt and change directory to this device. ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Unblock USB ports

My USB ports have been blocked. I am unable to use any USB devices, including my mouse. In device manager the USB ports seem properly installed. If I uninstall them while my USB storage device is ...