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Acer notebook usb not recognized

I have an acer aspire 5100-3577 notebook. none of the usb ports work anymore. i have made system restore, deleted infcache.1 , deinstalled and reinstalled the drivers and the usb ports. the drivers are the latest ones available and the devices are working correctly according to the device manager. any memory stick, cameras, printers etc. connected are working on other laptops or computers but not on this one.

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    where do i plub in ipod into acer 5100 on the side or back?

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    Where do I plug in the cable for an ipod on a acer aspire 5100?

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Sounds like a hardware issue. I would guess that there is a bad connection between the usb's and the motherboard. If you are comfortable dismanteling the laptop and re-soldering the usb's than give that a try, but I would recomend you give it to a pro.
Here is a link that explains the process. http://www.insidemylaptop.com/taking-apart-acer-aspire-5100-laptop/

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