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I have a USB Storage device which works only on 1 PC and not on another. Pls advise. Thanks

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Yep, both comps are equipped with USB 2.0 The prob is : the USB Storage device worked previous to making h'ware repairs ( SMPS ). Small pen drive works on System but 100 GB drive does not. 100 GB has no individual power supply but draws from USB port. Could this be related to BIOS?

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Do both computers have USB 2?

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Pls i want to store, mass storage controller driver


The PC should install that driver itself automatically when you connect a generic device to it such as a flash drive. If it does not try connecting your device to a different USB port.
If the drivers will not install it may be that you have a faulty mass storage device

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How to install Windows Vista/7 using bootable USB storage device


How to install Windows Vista/7 using bootable USB storage device Requires:
- Windows Vista/7 DVD 0r installation source (setup backup files)
- A 4GB USB 2.0 Storage device (Its recommeded to use USB 2.0 device for optimal performance)
  • Plug your USB storage device.
  • Run CMD and execute the following commands one by one.
  • Diskpart
Run Disk parition utility
  • List disk
To get disk index that is used to pefrom disk paritioning.
  • Select disk 1
Selects disk to pefrom disk paritioning.
  • Clean
Flush your existing all USB drive's partitions.
  • Create parition primary
Creates a parition as primary parition.
  • Format recommeded
Format your USB drive w/ recommeded parameters. (No need to worry about file system format)
  • Active
Set the parition as active to hold bootmgr.
  • Exit
To quit Diskpart utlity
Now copy all Windows Vista/7 files to USB storage device... thats all.
  • Boot your PC w/ it, you can install Windows Vista/7 via bootable USB storage device.
Note: If you face any trouble to boot w/ it or unable to boot, try this
FIX.
I:\Boot\Bootsect.exe /NT60 I: Where I: is the drive letter of USB storage device

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I have a thompson ths220 recorder and am unable to record programmes. I go in to epg menu and book a programme but the usb file is not compatible


It is possible that the USB drive is not formatted to the required specification (FAT/FAT32).

Please visit the following link and update to the latest firmware - http://www.thomsonstb.net/en/products/satellite-receivers/ths220

You'll also find a Manual there.

As per the manufacturer -

It is recommended to use USB 2.0 storage devices. If your device is not compatible to USB 2.0 specifications, multimedia functions of the receiver might not work properly.
THOMSON cannot guarantee compatibility with all types of USB storage devices.
It is advised not to store important information on USB storage devices used with the receiver. Always make backups of data on your USB storage device before using it with this receiver. THOMSON will not take responsibility for any loss of information or circumstances caused by loss of information.
Please ensure that either the USB device is already formatted to FAT/FAT32, or format the USB device via your receiver.

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Hi, im having problem with my windows usb it cannot be detected by my windows xp.. in the device manager the mass storage device is marked (x) on it. what would i do to make this functional on my...


First of all try changing the usb port you are using I am sure that there will be more than one usb ports in your PC. After this try using another similar USB device.
I mean if you are trying to plug in a Flash drive use a different one or If you are trying to connect an external Hard Disk (as it is obvious from the mass storage device marked with an x as you have pointed out). Try using a different External Hard Disk that you may borrow from someone checks will help you locate the problem. The reason why your USB device is not being detected by your PC must be the driver of the USB drive is out dated. Check the version of the USB Is it 2.0? or the driver might have been corrupt.
You can download USB Mass storage driver from the following site. You can search for USB drivers on other sites also.

http://download.cnet.com/windows/usb-drivers/

Best of Luck!

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I have a Maxtor Personal Storage and I am


I found this info on Seagate forum (Seagate owns Maxtor). http://forums.seagate.com/stx/board/message?board.id=PersonalStorage&thread.id=38

The error 10 is an indicator of a drive gone bad. But, there are a few on there that say they were able to get them working again. If you device is under warranty, try working with Seagate support first for a replacement. If you have data on them, you may need a recovery specialist to salvage that data.

Bret
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Not function download pictures to the PC wit Windows 2000


My best advise for this issue it to purchase a usb card reader and remove the card from camera and use card reader to upload the pictures to your computer.

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Can't see usb mass storage devise in my computer, though inserting it prompt says that device installed and are ready for use


Hi,
Delete the USB devices in Device Manager and again connect your USB device.Let it rediscover your USB device.

If you dont know how to delete USB device then check following steps.

1) Right Click on 'My Computer' icon on your desktop and select properties.
2) Now select 'Hardware' tab and click on 'Device Manager'
3) You will see the USB device as a mass storage device.Uninstall that device.


Thanks

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About Sigmatel S3


once u have connected USB from mobile to system... u get a message option of mass storage and com port.... better select mass storage for easy process... wen u select mass storage automatically the memory card will be displayed on my computer ( same a pen drive)..... NOTE: this process does not shoe phone memory..... only u can access memory card.... thank you... VINAY

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Usb divece


run device manager and remove auknown device specially usb storage device and restart your computer... or try other usb port...

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Iomega portable hard drive


Please check in device manager that storage mass device is not showing yellow mark if it is please first remove any storage device showing yellow mark in usb devices in device manager >

You wil find device manager in windows 2000/xp in control panel >administrative tools>computer management ..then click on device manager

Second thing is please remove/uninstall any storage device information from device manager
Restart the pc and then go to device manager and see there should be no entry of storage device in usb root devices .After this fix your usb device and it will work definately

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