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Win XP doesn't detect my USB ports on power up.

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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?
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.
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June 22, 2009 10:32:55 PM

Yeah,

Tried with just the Modem and same result.
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June 23, 2009 2:21:15 PM

try a powered USB hub, takes the load off the motherboard
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