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System will not recognize jump drive

I have a: Toshiba A205-S4607Model # PSAF0U02C009, Vista Home premium operating system


About 6 months ago the system it quite recognizing my jump drive. It does ok with the printer and an external Segate hard drive but not with a jump drive or an ipod that has been set up as a jump drive.

The system locks up once the drive has been inserted but after awhile will show the drive and indicate it needs to be formated. The ipod and drive work on my other computer.

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Vista does not recognize many accessories if the correct driver is not present its driver database.Its not possible to install separate drivers for any additional component. Either buy a Vista compatible device or use WinXP_SP3....sodeep

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