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Win XP doesn't detect my USB ports on power up.
Jun 19, 2009, 2:40 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?
Jun 23, 2009
doesn detect ports power
Jun 19, 2009, 7:04 PM
Have you tried booting with only 1 item plugged in at a time? Could have something drawing too much power at startup.
Jun 22, 2009, 10:32 PM
Tried with just the Modem and same result.
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Jun 23, 2009, 2:21 PM
try a powered USB hub, takes the load off the motherboard
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