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Windows 7: USB stick won't work with 1 of my 3 PCs (asks to be formatted)

29 Sep 2012   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit

It does not have any relevance to any particular port.

It removes the data/driver references from wherever these are stored as well as the registry entries pertaining to these.

If you look at the screenshot in the link I have provided, you should be able to make out this better.

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30 Sep 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hmmmm things are not quite as they seemed at first.

It appears to be a problem with one particular USB header. I could have sworn the problem was on two different headers. But I just tested it on my many USB ports and the problem is only occurring on one header now. I would have put my mortage on it that it was not working on two different header. Admittedly i had not tried the USB header hard wired to the mobo (on the back), upon trying those all seems fine. Also i have a usb bracket on the back into another header which is fine.

I need to do some further testing to be sure but i'm guessing some damage somewhere between header and case usb ports.

I'll post back when i have diagnosed further.

Thanks for everyone input... will report back.
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 USB stick won't work with 1 of my 3 PCs (asks to be formatted)

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