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Forum: Drivers 28 Feb 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,981
Posted By ComputerGeek
Per instructions in referenced post, did you...

Per instructions in referenced post, did you check for usbstor.inf in C:\Windows\inf ? All cases like this i've seen to date turned out the usbstor.INF file that has gone missing
Forum: Drivers 28 Feb 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 862
Posted By ComputerGeek
Those are two different problems. Re: your...

Those are two different problems.

Re: your missing pci simple controller driver - you want the Intel Management Engine driver (s/b listed among chipset drivers on your computer vendor web site)
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jan 2017
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By ComputerGeek
USB Not Recognized message When you connect a...

USB Not Recognized message
When you connect a device to the USB bus, Windows knows something's out there by the electrical change on the bus. Windows starts/completes an electrical handshake with...
Forum: Drivers 06 Nov 2016
Replies: 5
Views: 493
Posted By ComputerGeek
The Hardware ID is device specific. You can...

The Hardware ID is device specific. You can (usually) use the hardware ID along with a variety of tools (including a google search) to try and lookup what the hardware is in order to find the right...
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
Another thing i learned from digging. I was...

Another thing i learned from digging. I was wrong. Apparently the Compatible IDs may get tweaked based on the hardware.

fyi... Windows searches through driver folders as well as the driver store...
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
IMHO avoid mucking with the registry if at all...

IMHO avoid mucking with the registry if at all possible. There too many things need changing to backdoor force the devices in....

I've done some more digging... Learned and found some interesting...
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
Also, I wouldn't think it should make a...

Also, I wouldn't think it should make a difference, but also try connecting the transceiver on the Desktop to a USB 3 port. And let's verify USB 3 drivers installed correctly

Click the Start Orb,...
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
:confused: I'm very confused by results. I'll...

:confused: I'm very confused by results. I'll explain so you can help double check on your end. Perhaps I'm misunderstanding the files you sent me

Every Plug and Play device (incl your Logitech...
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
Run DevManView with Logitech plugged in. ?*...

Run DevManView with Logitech plugged in.

?* EDIT */
And please zip both devmanviewe and setupapi.dev.log files on the laptop and upload
Forum: Drivers 23 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
The installation log files aren't straight...

The installation log files aren't straight forward reading. But what I can tell from first read, it looks like the transceiver device firmware is causing Windows to install it as a USB 3 device - as...
Forum: Drivers 22 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
You can keep the BT device connected. Let's have...

You can keep the BT device connected. Let's have a look at the Device Manager installation log files if any clues

1. Follow instructions to Show Known File Type Extensions...
Forum: Drivers 22 Oct 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 1,277
Posted By ComputerGeek
A USB transceiver installs as a "USB Composite...

A USB transceiver installs as a "USB Composite device". I believe what you highlighted on the laptop are the two downstream devices (the mouse and keyboard) that get installed after the transceiver ...
Forum: Drivers 21 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
The Gandalf Win 8.1 PE ISO boot provides results...

The Gandalf Win 8.1 PE ISO boot provides results of essentially a "clean" install of Win 8.1: and still USB 3 controller is there but still no USB 2. Don;t think a reinstall will help but can't hurt...
Forum: Drivers 21 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
We'll dig deeper but not a good sign. The ISO...

We'll dig deeper but not a good sign. The ISO downloaded is guaranteed to include all the drivers that come with Win 8.1 (which includes the USB2 and 3 drivers). It's only missing drivers you install...
Forum: Drivers 20 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
This might save you time to see if USB 2...

This might save you time to see if USB 2 controller is really there. I agree it probably came with one but can't explain why it's not otherwise being detected.

Instead of reinstall, download this...
Forum: Drivers 20 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
The scenario you describe above is exactly what...

The scenario you describe above is exactly what I'd expect when you only have a USB 3 controller. Since Win 7 doesn't include USB 3 drivers (and no USB 2 controller is there), your USB ports won't ...
Forum: Drivers 19 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
I'd guess it's a HP driver issue/bug but before...

I'd guess it's a HP driver issue/bug but before we go there....

Based on last post, you have a device problem, not a driver problem. A Root Hub is downstream from its Controller. That means until...
Forum: Drivers 18 Oct 2016
Replies: 12
Views: 1,711
Posted By ComputerGeek
"No USB drivers installed". Is that the actual...

"No USB drivers installed". Is that the actual error message or are you paraphrasing???? What model HP printer and what is the EXACT error message?

fyi... Every USB controller has its own Root...
Forum: Drivers 20 Jun 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 651
Posted By ComputerGeek
You need to give the exact model number for your...

You need to give the exact model number for your ASUS.

But have you checked the ASUS website for the bt driver for your model.
Forum: Drivers 20 Jun 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2,016
Posted By ComputerGeek
OK. Let's have a closer look..... List any...

OK. Let's have a closer look..... List any Problem devices

Click the Start Orb, type msinfo32 in the search box. Hit Enter
Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem...
Forum: Drivers 19 Jun 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 2,016
Posted By ComputerGeek
My guess is your installation is seriously...

My guess is your installation is seriously screwed up. USB 2.0 drivers and DVD drivers are generic Windows drivers that come with the OS. Your USB 2.0 ports and DVD drive should work as long as the...
Forum: Drivers 09 Jun 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By ComputerGeek
1. You can create a system restore point but as...

1. You can create a system restore point but as already mentioned the only 100% certain method is creating a disk image before you start installing drivers (so you can recover the image if needed)....
Forum: Drivers 07 Jun 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,252
Posted By ComputerGeek
+another thought too You said you're getting...

+another thought too

You said you're getting BSOD on other models as well? Do you have multiple USB class drivers in your image? Let's see what USB class drivers are in your image and their...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Jun 2016
Replies: 24
Views: 1,238
Posted By ComputerGeek
Just noticed your thread. Your machine uses BIOS....

Just noticed your thread. Your machine uses BIOS. Only UEFI (the new standard that replaces the old BIOS) supports disks greater then 2TB. Looks like you have a BIOS based machine
Forum: Drivers 07 Jun 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1,252
Posted By ComputerGeek
To best my knowledge, upon booting a Win 7 PC...

To best my knowledge, upon booting a Win 7 PC with USB 3.0, the USB 2.x ports should work (USB 2 uses a generic driver in the OS). Should only be USB 3.0 won't work until the 3.0 driver is installed...
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