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Windows 7: This device cannot start. (Code 10)

30 Dec 2017   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
This device cannot start. (Code 10)

Hey guys,

I've already submitted a post earlier regarding an issue with an unknown driver, but now i'm having another issue. I have an external audio interface which i use to record guitar which ALL audio comes out of, I've installed the latest driver from the website and changing USB etc to try and get this to work but it's still not wanting to work and giving the above message when going into it's properties in device manager.

Anyone have any idea? Could it be related at all to my other issue?

Kind regards,

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