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Windows 7: USB 2.0 Media Center devices not working in USB 3.0 slots

07 Feb 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
USB 2.0 Media Center devices not working in USB 3.0 slots

I have USB 3.0 slots in my Dell Laptop. My desktop has a couple of these, too, but also a number that are USB 2.0. The Hauppauge HD-DVR and Media Center remote which work fine when used with USB 2.0 slots don't work in USB 3.0 slots.

Is this a known problem? Are there any solutions?

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10 Feb 2012   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

Try this, turn off your computer. Install the device into the USB 3.0 port. Boot your computer and see if Windows 7 picks it up.
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 USB 2.0 Media Center devices not working in USB 3.0 slots

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