Win XP doesn't detect my USB ports on power up. Tags: Power Up USB Windows XP Last response: June 23, 2009 2:21 PM in Windows XP Share garason June 19, 2009 2:40:26 PM When I power up my computer, Windows XP doesn't detect my USB modem or printer unless I unplug the cord and replug it in. Any ideas? More about : win detect usb ports power sturm June 19, 2009 7:04:59 PM Have you tried booting with only 1 item plugged in at a time? Could have something drawing too much power at startup. garason June 22, 2009 10:32:55 PM Yeah, Tried with just the Modem and same result. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer number13 June 23, 2009 2:21:15 PM try a powered USB hub, takes the load off the motherboard Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWin XP not detecting USB ports . ForumUSB ports provide power but do not recognize any USB device ForumWhy doesn't my computer detect my usb flash drive? ForumIntel USB 3.0 Ports Not Working On Asus P8Z77-V-PRO ForumMy Usb ports doesn't work, i have a medion pc ForumCigar Pen USB Doesn't work in XP ForumDoes XP detect serial Mouse? ForumUsb ports are working..but my pendrive is not working in xp when plugd ForumVista doesn't recognize my external USB drive Forumcontrol panel doesn't detect joystick ForumProblem with USB ports running Windows 7 (GA-P35-DS3L) ForumBIOS cannot detect SATA anymore ForumBIOS Doesn't Detect HDD ForumScrewed- up USB 2 ports ForumUSB Drive doesnt like my computer but Everyone else's Plea.. ForumBoot up black screen with USB connected ForumUSB Moust doesn't stay initialized ForumNo usb 2.0 ports after win 7 install ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !