usb plug and play not working?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by fantasi, Feb 23, 2004.

  1. fantasi

    fantasi My Yngy is My HoneY! Folding Team

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    hi, i have a friend whos comp cant detect usb plug and play devices e.g. mouse, keyboard, webcam. It only gets detected if he reboots his pc. Do you guys know what causes this? and how to fix?

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    fantasi My Yngy is My HoneY! Folding Team

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    omg forgot something,reason i ask this is because he is running win xp pro.
     
  3. fantasi

    fantasi My Yngy is My HoneY! Folding Team

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    ok fixed the problem. was missing a file called usb****.sys in the c:\windows\system32 folder.