Question about Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Resetting your USB Controllers
I'm going to assume that you're running XP (home or pro). Recently I had to refresh my USB ports. This is the sequence I used.
1. Right-click My Computer and select Properties
2. Click Hardware
3. Click Device Manager
4. Expand the Universal Serial Bus Controller
5. Right-click each USB device listed and select Uninstall
6. Click OK to confirm removal of each device
Note: Repeat steps 5 and 6 until all devices under UBS Controller are removed
7. Shut down computer.
CAUTION: Ensure that the Shut Down option is selected instead of Restart.
8. Wait a few seconds and turn computer on. When it reboots you will see "Windows has detected new or added hardware"
Note: You will have to insert your Windows CD, if prompted.
These steps will refresh the USB ports.
Added Notes: 1) If your mouse is a USB you will have to use the keyboard to shut down your computer. 2) It would be wise to unplug everything from your USB ports EXCEPT your mouse and/or keyboard before you restart the computer to avoid Windows replicating any printers, scanners, digi-cams, etc. Once Windows has refreshed your USB controllers and ports, shut down again. reconnect, and restart.
Posted on Dec 09, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 18, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Jun 06, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook...
May 21, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook...
Mar 18, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Jan 19, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Jan 05, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Nov 11, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Oct 19, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
Aug 11, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 Notebook
138 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: