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How do I get windows xp to recognized sabrent 7 port hub with ac power

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SOURCE: I can't seem to get the Belkin 7-port hub to work

windows 7 is a 64 bit OS, and still fairly new. A lot of drivers for hardware are not supporting 64 bit Operating Systems yet, maybe in the near future but right now a lot are not.
Temporarily or permanently switch to Ubuntu. I think this hub is compatible, and you can still read your Windows files in this Linux distribution.

Posted on Jan 02, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a Q-Stor 7 port USB hub, Model QU2RCT7. I

I don't have the original power supply for my QU2RCT7 either, but most hubs use a 5v DC power adapter, typically with a 2A. (2 amp) rating. I'm using such an adapter with my QU2RCT7 and it works fine. Make sure the adapter you select is tip-positive (ie, the "+" terminal is the "tip," or center, of the connector).


Posted on Aug 04, 2010

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Right click on my computer or the icon for my computer and select manage then open device manager and see what it says in there then up top select check for hardware changes icon, this should look for and install the hub

Posted on Jan 01, 2011

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SOURCE: Belkin F4U017 7 port USB

I just had the same problem and was able to figure our a permanent fix.Judging by the date of you post, I'm guessing you've already remedied this problem one way or another. But just in case you haven't or someone else is having the same problem, I'll go ahead and post what to do. First, make sure you leave the USB hub plugged in right now so that Device Manager lists what it thinks is the Bluetooth device. Go into Control Manager > Hardware & Sound > Device Manager. Right click on Bluetooth device that is showing up in error. From the dropdown box, select Properties. Click the Driver Tab. Click Uninstall. Check "Delete the driver software for this device." Click OK. Unplug your USB hub for a few seconds, then plug it back in. Windows should now recognize it as a "Generic USB hub." You should be good to go. Just remember not to install that update again or try to update the driver for the Generic USB hub. If you do, you'll end up with the same problem. I hope this helps someone out there.

Posted on Jan 10, 2011

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SOURCE: Belkin 7 Port Hub has power (red light is on). Has

unplug port and plug port back in and then restart computer.

Posted on Feb 01, 2011

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I can't seem to get the Belkin 7-port hub to work with windows 7. Whenever I plug a flashdrive into it, windows 7 doesn't give recognize the flashdrive.


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WinXP SP2 blocks the use of the drive because it thinks it draws too much power. But there is a simple procedure to override this (from WD site):

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Under Windows XP, an error message of "Power Surge on Hub Port" or "USB device has exceeded the power limits of it's hub port" is displayed when connecting a USB device to a USB port on a computer or Hub.

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Under some computers, USB devices are only allowed to draw a maximum of 500 milliamps (mA) per connection from the USB port on the computer system or from a USB hub. Under the Windows XP Operating System, with the release of Service Pack 2, if a device attempts to draw more than this (500 milliamps), a USB port balloon message is displayed to indicate this over current condition. When connecting a USB device that draws power from the USB bus, a very brief over current condition is sometimes detected by the OS, and the warning message is displayed.

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This message has no affect on the functionality of the USB port. The USB hard drive should still function correctly on the USB port regardless of the error message. To prevent the USB Power Surge Alert message from displaying, please complete the following steps:
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But most likely the drive will work fine for you. It is a lovely quiet drive, and takes up no space at all.

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Check the BIOS and see if they are enabled...

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