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HP DW022A I have an HP DW022A. Running on an Intel S3000AH. When the HP is plugged in with the external USB cable, it cuases the floppy drive to stop working. Unplug the USB cable and teh floppy works fine. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

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Hi ,
Try to cutdown power usage. unplug the floppy power and cdrom power and try again.
If it works , then it is power issue.
Use external devices that have their own power (not drawn from usb).
Also try to change the usb cable and retry.
Also try other usb ports (surely you have more than one).
If other ports work (use a usb hub).

Good luck with your issue,
David

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