USB drives are not working on my computer

By haidar
Feb 12, 2009
  1. hi i have a hp computer

    when all was working perfectly , all my usb drives are notworking after i put my little sisters mp3 in.

    Now if i put a mp3 it charges it but does not get into usb mode and get detected same goes with my mouse it lights up but doesnt work anything got to do with usb isnt working.

    Can someone please help me solve this problem

    thankyou very much for your help

  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,415


    use Device Manager to remove the USB root hub and reboot , windows will refind the USB items and reinstall them.

    Let us know
  3. haidar

    haidar TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 43

    thanks for your reply but where do i find this device manager to remove the usb hub and reboot

    thanks for your help
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

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