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Usb drives// ok first of all i was using my usb drive and everything was just fine. my friend asked to borrow it so i disconnected it and handed it her. she tried connecting it and nothing appeared. the computer wouldnt read it or say that it existed or anything. it appeared as if it werent even connected. i thought maybe it was just that computer so i tried it on all the computers at home and still nothing. what do i do? i need that information asap. and its not the first time it happens to me. i had an exact same usb drive, same company brand and everything, and it just stopped working? what do i do?

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Click start control panel administrative tools computer management device manager scroll down universal serial bus controllers you could see a yellow question / exclamation mark? ! or a red X

you will need to update/reinstall drivers

right click to reinstall drivers


if you can see your usb drive but its not working

ports (com&lpt) right click update driver if this fails to fix the problem


check the USB leads that attach to the motherboard usually red white green black make sure they are securely seated and have no dust build up on them dust will cause static and a lot of unforeseen problems for a computer and its parts


if you need more help with this post a reply


hope this helps you

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