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Acer 5100 usb ports,Cam,PCMCIA

Started when my acer started acting funny so I formatted I made the restore disk right out of the box but some how this failed bad DVD bad operator who knows.? Pqservice partition is gone before i found out what it was I deleted it. So now I Installed Windows XP I Installed all drivers from Acer Web and usb,cam,and bought a card as a work around for usb ports but also does not work if you put a usb in it pops up unknown device. I have formatted and reinstalled more time than I wish to remember. Any Help?

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  • urzica_alex Jan 19, 2009

    I have almost the same problem , I meen my USB ports are not working, when i plug in something it just says "USB Device Not Recognized" First I had vista, it was ok, I changed whit XP, it was ok... until it crashed.. (the XP) I tried to put back the XP but after "loading the necesary files" the setup did not started, I tried a couple of times but the same...just dead on starting windows setup, so I put back vista again it worked but my USBs ar dead...... What cam I do ???

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This happened to me before - I have an Acer Aspire 5100. I had to take it to Acer (it was under warranty) and they changed the motherboard. Hope this helps =)

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