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My notebook does not recognize any devices that are plugged into the usb ports, sd card, mp 3, or flashdrive, says there's not driver available, to contact manufacturer of device, or install driver. I don't know how to resolve the problem, but I would like to use my devices. I am a college student with a computer that only surfs the net, and creates documents.....

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That's what you should do then, go to the device manufacturer’s website and see if they have drivers. It most cases they do for vista, xp, 2000, 98se. If you install drivers and they still are not recognized and no other USB device works either, then you might have bad USB ports and that sometimes means new mother board.

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Meanwhile, you can plug some other storage cards to the card reader and see how it works.


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Which operating system ?

What happens when you tried to plug-in SD card to the computer?


Have you made any recent changes to the computer prior to the issue?


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Meanwhile, you can plug some other storage cards to the card reader and see how it works.


I would suggest you to refer the link below
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