Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: USB dongle / iphone usb-sharing not working after win7 reinstall.

11 Jan 2015   #1
mastabigos

64 ultimate service pack 1
 
 
USB dongle / iphone usb-sharing not working after win7 reinstall.

I posted this in the wrong thread earlier, feel free to delete that post. This is a network problem so here it goes:

I had some minor problems with my usb soundcard so I did a clean installation of win7. Now it's gotten way worse. All usb ports are working when plugging in my wireless keyboard/mouse. My usb stick 4gb works aswell. All ports are fully functional according to the device manager. I have installed all chipset drivers etc .
Now here comes the strange part: When plugging in my usb mobile broadband modem it installs correctly from the plug n play and says it's ok. But when I try to access it I get "windows can't access this disc". The modem works fine on my laptop so I know it's good. Got the same result with another broadband dongle.
Ok, so I tried to share my iphone via the USB like I've done so many times before. It installs correctly and I can access my files on my iphone but it doesn't show up at all as a network adapter. Turning on the wireless function instead I can surf the web through my iphone...
What is this? My usb ports are working but not when it has anything to do with internet connections. Both Iphone sharing via USB and the USB broadband dongle shows the same problem. Is there a setting in the BIOS that has changed? I tried resetting my BIOS but the problem persists.
The 3g dongle shows up on "devices and printers" and checking properties -> harwardware all devices are "working properly" But NOT on Network Adapters as it did before I reinstalled Win7
In device manager the dongle shows up on DVD/CD-ROM drives as HUAWEI Mass Storage USB Device In the Universal Serial Bus Controller: HUAWEI Mobile Connect - Bus Enumerate Device
In safe-mode I can see two disks coming form the dongle in "Computer" - "Devices" one "Removable disk" and one "DVD/CD-Rom drive"
What can I try next? Everything else is working fine and other usb devices work properly (the ones I've tried).

Think I should add also that when I try to update the dongle it says Port not found. Error 10.
Well it's clear that it is found as I can see it in devices. I plugged in my soundcard in the same port and had no problem installing it. So it's like my USB ports don't want to connect to the internet




Attached Thumbnails
USB dongle / iphone usb-sharing not working after win7 reinstall.-modem.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
17 Jan 2015   #2
mastabigos

64 ultimate service pack 1
 
 

thanks for all the help guys..........
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 USB dongle / iphone usb-sharing not working after win7 reinstall.




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Usb ports not working when used with any network dongle. Port issue?
I had some minor problems with my usb soundcard so I did a clean installation of win7. Now it's gotten way worse. All usb ports are working when plugging in my wireless keyboard/mouse. My usb stick 4gb works aswell. All ports are fully functional according to the device manager. I have...
Hardware & Devices
Bluetootch dongle not working properly
Hi! i got a bluetootch dongle bought from "Clas Ohlson" on the box it says: Bluetooth 4.0 mini adaptor. on the back of the box it says the following: Bluetooth specification: v 4.0 (compitable with v2.0/v3.0) Operating range: 10 Meters class II Bluetooth frequency range: 2.402 GHz-2.480 GHz...
Hardware & Devices
bluetooth dongle not working on windows 7 64 bit
i have a blue tooth dongle that i bought and plug it in and i keep getting bluetooth peripheral device and it will not work
Hardware & Devices
Bluetooth USB dongle stopped working
Hi! My girlfriend has a no-name bluetooth usb dongle (she bought it some time ago since her laptop came without the bluetooth integrated and she needs it to access stuff on her cellphone). It worked perfectly on her Windows 7 machine until recently. Now, by looking into the Device manager this...
Hardware & Devices
Mouse wheel button stopped working after reinstall of Win7-Solved
***Please disregard the below information and see my reply for the real reason the mouse didn't work*** Hello All, A couple days ago I wiped my laptop drive and reinstalled Windows 7 Home Premium 64. After installing my apps I ran Firefox to surf the web. I discovered that the middle mouse...
Installation & Setup
Bluetooth Dongle not working in Windows 7
My bluetooth dongle isn't working in Windows 7, it worked perfectly fine in vista, in which it worked fine. I can't figure out how to get it working with a driver, I never had a install cd or anything vista and xp ran it fine. If someone can direct me to find a driver for this it would help...
Drivers


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:12.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App