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I purchased a new computer and I am trying to copy files from this computer, HP6630, to my new one. It's very frustrating! I understand System Restore (pressing F8 on startup) but how can you navigate this without a keyboard? I get strange results sometimes if I just jump to the latest service pack. http://darrenburnhill.com/unable-to/setup-unable-to-create-a-new-partition-or-locate-an-existing-partition.html

I have searched in vain on the Microsoft website and elsewhere for a "digital still camera" driver to no avail. My System Specs OS Windows 7 HomePremium x64 etek2020 View Public Profile Find More Posts by etek2020 30 Dec 2011 #9 redmoonx Windows 7 Ultimate x64 1 posts See the following commands. [Installation folder] \EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64\Driverinstaller64.exe-i[Installation folder] \EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64[Installation folder] \EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64\STI2303X64.exe-i[Installation folder] \EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64When you connect the USB to Serial cable to a computer with a 64-bit operating system, the Found New After reading post here i checked and i was missing the usb.inf file in c:\windows\inf (did not even bother to go into safe mode).

I recently bought a MS Wireless Natural Ergonomic Desktop 7000 kit, to replace the older wireless natural keyboard/mouse combo that was starting to show it's age (could it be that I'm Windows displays a lot of other information about the device here, but the Hardware Ids will help you identify the device. One such tool is here. Plug It Into a Different USB Port: Try unplugging the external drive and plugging it into a different USB port on your computer.

  1. If that's the case, you then need to buy a PCI card with USB ports in order to install USB capabilities. -----Willy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Alternatives
  2. Based on some of the comments in response to your article I was able to find that apparently there was no usbstor.inf file under the C:\Windows\inf folder.
  3. The installation works fine.
  4. Windows Update doesn't have every driver for every device ever created.
  5. Just make sure to check if it is a cabinet file or not.
  6. Thanks!!
  7. If you connect a drive with a foreign file system, Windows will tell you it needs format the drive before it can use it.
  8. I notice you mentioned going to the c:\windows\inf folder, and re-installing drivers.

My System Specs OS Win7 Pro x64 awj View Public Profile Find More Posts by awj Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Unable to locate any drivers for my USB awjFeb 9, 2011, 1:19 PM Best answer selected by awj. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 redmoonx View Public Profile Find More Posts by redmoonx 20 Feb 2012 #10 vmnit Win 7 Ultimate x86 1 posts

I've been searching for a solution to this problem since June of 2007. Windows will then recognize the ADB interface and the device will be a properly installed, "known device." Install the Driver You can now hunt down the driver for the hardware device They kept telling me to remove the software, clear the registry and re-install the software it never worked I followed what you did and darned if I finally got it. Difusal you are a genius.

I had to use an old serial mouse while troubleshooting. So far, the only way I was able to get things installed was to say no to an Internet search and then ask to install the drivers manually from a location no usb hubs work anymore, was working fine before. Unknown devices are often a problem after reinstalling Windows on a PC.

or your doing it wrong?

July 27, 2014 Naman Sood @GTH_out Uh, Windows isn't that bad. http://newwikipost.org/topic/yuzNSqDOM7ZQsvtJu9N5NwGVCuYBRHgO/Unable-to-locate-any-drivers-for-my-USB-devices.html When a new USB device was plugged in, the ADD NEW HARDWARE wizard would appear asking if I wanted to search the internet for a driver. So simple solution! Best of luck, Joan Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I have a Attache, needed a driver for Windows 98 by glb613 / May 10, 2005 7:58 PM PDT

hairystuffJan 30, 2011, 6:03 PM a reinstall will leave your files intact aslong as you dont format but not you apps, apps will need reinstalling. this contact form Cheers Bok UK reply If there are no missing file comment - February 24, 2010 - 3:30pm If there are no missing file files in the c:\windows\inf directory and you don't I really appreciate all of the time you spent trying to help me.Shirley Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I had a feeling your USB ports were enabled by Today I come home and find my keyboard isn't working but my mouse is (they are both connected by wireless).

If the driver doesn’t install, run the following commands after replacing [Installation folder] with the actual installation path of the SMART education software. “Installation folder” refers to the path to where your For Windows XP, it is recommended that you update to at least Service Pack 1, if not Service Pack 2. Versado I.T. http://darrenburnhill.com/unable-to/unable-to-start.html I purchased a PNY Attache', USB 2.0 Flash Drive to copy and transfer files, but I can't get Windows to locate the driver.

Since I first used it nothing is recognised when plugged in the usb. LOLThere are two IDE ports [controllers], each can have a Master and a Slave drive on them [uses the ribbon cables]. Ciao and good luck.

But I must say, Windoze sucks big time when it comes to such things.

Removing the USB devices in device manger disabled the USB mouse. I never saw that before. I'm going crazy..been working on this for 10 hours and I'm very frustrated. Browse to the [installation folder] \EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64, located in C:\Programs Files(x86)\SMARTTechnologies\EducationSoftware\Drivers\x64.

How-To Geek Articles l l How to Avoid Washed Out Colors When Using HDMI on Your PC Where Should I Sell My Old Stuff? I only found this because I gave up on searching for the error messages and searched only on "usb hub" "cannot install". I recently bought a new camera and couldn't get it to install on my laptop, even though my old camera still works fine when connected to the same usb port. Check This Out Get the answer apache_livesJan 30, 2011, 5:13 PM sounds like a windows corruption (internal drivers for HID etc) - time for a reinstall 4745454bJan 30, 2011, 5:15 PM Agreed with ijack.

This was very perplexing since the transceiver is just a HID (hooman interface device) in wireless sheep's clothing. Didn't work. USB driver isn't installed. can someone PLEASE help me out?

Only problem is win7 is not picking up any of my USB devices so i am unable to click into my home account. Never found it. How-To Geek Articles l l What Is a "Precision Touchpad" on Windows PCs? I messed up the order a few times, nothing happened...

July 27, 2014 Scott @GTH_out this is not to be a discussion about Windows vs.

Yesterday .. ?? .. yours worked.. It's proven to be good for getting all the system drivers up-to-date when first installed, but months down the road, it doesn't find the latest updates. To open it on Windows 10, 8.1, or 8, right-click in the bottom-left corner of the screen or press Windows Key + X and select Device Manager.

reply Dude you saved me from going comment - December 29, 2006 - 2:30am Dude you saved me from going insane. Please try the request again. Is it something to do with the USB or the hard drives? Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

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After following everything in this tread this is the one that worked (as submitted 7 July 08) http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;810509 Thanks to all of those who submitted solutions, certainly saves a lot of I'll check out the mouse keys though thanks! Glad it worked for you! The closest option is to point it to a folder to browse by itself, but like I explained, Windows doesn't locate the driver this way.

Choose the maximum possible size for the partition and assign a drive letter-you can let Windows automatically choose a drive letter. What should i do? Aside from the BIOS, let me know if there are any others that I should download and re-install.