Laptop not recognizing flash drive Tags: Flash Media Laptops Virus Flash Drive Storage Last response: November 17, 2010 3:56 AM in Storage Share FOURFOOTEDGERBIL November 13, 2010 3:14:42 PM Hello, I had a virus on my laptop. I had it removed and everything is ok except my laptop does not recognize my flash drive. What can I do to get it to recognize it? THANKS!! More about : laptop recognizing flash drive buwish a b D Laptop a b G Storage November 17, 2010 3:56:56 AM Try updating/reinstalling the chipset from the manufacturer's support site. Doing so will reset the USB controllers, which if there isn't anything wrong with the flash drive, should get it working again. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumLaptop without disk drive asking for a cd/dvd/ flash driver ForumMy TOSHIBA AMD laptop does not recognize the flash drive ForumUsing flash drive to install windows 7 home premium does not recognized flash dr ForumFlash Drive No Longer Recognized ForumWhy doesn't my computer detect my usb flash drive ? ForumAcer laptop will not recognize working flash drives ForumToshiba laptop not recognizing my CD/DVD drive ForumBIOS not recognizing any drives but Win7 is ForumMy backup plus portable drive is blinking but doesn\'t recognizing by laptop . Forum32GB SanDisk flash drive not recognized by my PC ForumWhat to do if yor laptop for windows 7 doesnt recognize alll of the flash drives ForumProblem with Laptop recognizing new SSD please help ForumUSB flash drive on Dell ForumUSB Flash Drive (Memory Stick) Problem ForumUsb Flash drive not recognized! ForumSSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? ForumHow to remove write protection from wd passport drive ForumExternal Hard Drive Not Detected ForumHDD 1 Tb single drive solution ForumHow to configure spare drive in RAID 5? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !