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Can't download anything to the computer

We bought a regular Flip camera for our daughter this Christmas and when we attach the USB cable to the computer, we get an error that says the USB device is 'malfunctioning' and that it is not recognized. We can't see the camera at all! A quick tour of the 'net shows this isn't a new problem, but not how to fix it. I've tried the camera on different ports and computers but no go, and also tried to locate possible drivers. I've also submitted a question to Flip Digital, but we'd really rather just fix the issue than go through the rigamarole of returning the thing to Amazon. Any ideas? We're running XP Pro on all our computers. Appreciate any help at all.

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  • thamill Dec 27, 2008

    Thanks,moloch30, but, we've got 2.0 drivers on all the computers in the house, so that's not the issue. I've checked and we've got up to date drivers for those as well.

  • moloch30 May 11, 2010

    try updating usb drivers on pc. Do you have usb 2.0 or 1.1?
    that might be the problem if u have 1.1!


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Download and install this software

hope this help

http://www.theflip.com/en-us/App/fvsw/5.x/update/

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