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What type of device? do you have a driver ( software )installed for this device? If you didn't install software you could go to www.memorex.com and look for downloads/support/drivers and look for the specific driver that you need for your device. turn off all open proggys including security and then download the file to your desktop. Once download is complete, click on this exe file to install your drivers. Then turn your security back on!

If this does not help ou, please let me know. Please send details about your device if you need more help.


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