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Windows 7: W7 x32 USB crash on an old laptop

07 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 x64
W7 x32 USB crash on an old laptop

Hello people! I been using W7 for a while on me desktop PC and I have 2 say that is amazing =)
Now...I have an old laptop where I managed to installed it(it took long time) but when something is plugged to the USBs crashes, W7 is completly frozen.(I know the specs from Microsoft are no enough in part but still working)
The rest of the system works like a charm.
Drivers problem maybe?


Packard Bell IGO 3000 Series
Pentium 4 - 1.8 GHZ
768 RAM
128 MB Integrated Video Card
BIOS not updated to the latest one current is 2002 latest is from 2003(some error on windows not letting me to copy the BIOS onto a Floppy)

Official Website
Information and Instructions - iGo 3000 series - platform_J6c - Notebook

Thanks a lot for your reading =)

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07 Sep 2009   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64

Have you tried to update the chipset drivers on your laptop?
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07 Sep 2009   #3
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04

You are not alone with this problem. I am having the same problem as well (though it hasn't effected me in the last 2 days..).

Inserting any USB object, causes Windows to freeze up.
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08 Sep 2009   #4

Windows 7 x64

in my case is constant, updat chipset driver? there are no official drivers for it as far i know
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