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Usb ports not working after recover

I have a compaq pavillion and had to do a recovery...it took 4 times to take and still isn't acting right. anyway, my usb ports are not recognizing that my printer is connected. i tried to uninstall and reboot to no avail. what do i do?

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  • heatherms75 Apr 26, 2008

    and here inlies the problem. the version I have is Media Center Edition which is basically a modified version of XP which only the computer manuf supports. They won't send me an installation cd b\c they want their techs to take control and do it so they can charge you. They won't even let you speak with a tech without charging you, even to just request the cd. I've had my rounds with them and it wasn't nice. I have a copy of XP Pro and I'm thinking I should just install it and call it a day unless anyone else has any suggestions.

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Dear heatherms75
your os is having problem plz reinstall it

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