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USB devices plugged in the usb port of my Belkin N+ wireless router F5D8235ed4 do not show on my computer

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  • pauwels_trid Mar 11, 2009

    Hi,

    thanks for trying, it plugged in several different usb sticks and my usb external hd, and none were detected !


  • pauwels_trid Mar 12, 2009

    Well, I found a link for on-line help from Belkin itself. They came back to me real soon (a few hours only), and their help was very successful : disable the firewall on the computer for a moment, plug in the usb device in the router, and see, DETECTED and ACCESSIBLE !!
    After that, you can enable the software firewall, the usb device remains visible and usable !!

    Problem solved, thus

    Thanks for helping
    Rafael


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You said:"USB devices plugged in the usb port"The Router includes a USB port in the back panel for one storage device (flash drive or external hard drive). It is NOT used for anything else! If that is all you have, then check your settings in the router itself.

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  • Jim Brauer Mar 12, 2009

    Hello.



    Well I tried to lookup a users manual, and to no avail, I found nothing in the English language. I am assuming that the users manual it came with has nothing but some "quick setup" instructions, and nothing more, right? Well good luck with that. I will continue on, and ask around to see if anyone I know might have an answer. So if you get a resolution before I could get an answer for you, just let me know.

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