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Windows 7: Data Card is not detecting in windows 7

05 Jul 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
Data Card is not detecting in windows 7

Hi Everyone

I am using a HP laptop with windows 7 (32bit)OS .Recently i installed vmware workstation(windows 2003 server),then the problem started.My Data card is not detecting when i insert it into a USB Drive,it's keep on saying initializing Tata Photon.Now am unable to access internet.Please give the solution,Thanks.

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05 Jul 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Welcome to Seven Forums kreddysana.
I am assuming by Data card you mean a wireless internet connection device. Try turning the vmware off and inserting it, then restart vmware. You may check for updated drivers/firmware for the Tata Photon.
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