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Usb devices not detected

Hello,
I'm the owner of a VGC-LA series (PCG-242M) Desktop all-in-one computer.
I have problems with my USB accesses.
My control panel doesn't detect my HP Photosmart C5283 printer (working yesterday on that same computer) and my Ipod.
I have 4 usb-drives; none of them are detected.
What can I do...
(When I first installed my computer, in april, the same thing happened to my CD-DVD-drive, but then for no reason, it reappaeared...Culd it be a weakness of the system?)
How can I fix this?
Thank you for your quick answer,
Stephanie stephaniekegels@hotmail.com

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  • steffie68 Nov 29, 2007

    The installation of the printer and the connection of the ipod went right. I used it before. It is a problem that occured today, after weeks/months of working correctly...

    Did anyone see this before?

  • Anonymous Feb 29, 2008

    e-machine does not communicate w/printer

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Well, I am not sure about Hp photosmart, But most printers, Like all hard drives, you must install a CD-Rom disk in order to do this, I see that your CD-DVD-Drive was not working also, It should've came with a disk to install it on probably floppy, or your old driver, Hope this helps.

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