Windows xp won\'t recognize usb flash drive, needs software installed Tags: Flash Media Windows XP Storage Last response: January 14, 2013 12:27 PM in Storage Share stevek1017 December 27, 2012 11:12:40 AM i have new sandisk and pny 8 gig flash drives that my dell 610 wont recog- nize. all my old flashes work fine. whats goin on??? More about : windows recognize usb flash drive software installed hang-the-9 a c 103 G Storage January 14, 2013 12:27:06 PM Are they formatted? Have you tried the drives in another compute? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows xp won't recognize usb flash drive, needs software installed Forum Windows XP doesn't recognize usb flash drive Forum TV wont recognize usb flash drive Forum Windows XP 2002 Home Edition won't recognize USB drives Forum Can I install Windows XP on my USB Flash Drive ? Forum Can you create a bootable usb flash drive to install windows 7 on an xp? Forum SolvedWindows 7 fresh install doesn't recognize flash drives. Forum SolvedWindows xp on usb flash drive Forum Asus Zenbook Doesn't Recognize Windows 8 Bootable USB Flash Drive Forum SolvedWindows not recognizing USB flash drives Forum SolvedWindows 7 Usb tool not recognizing flash drive. Forum Solvedwindows XP won't boot--doesn't recognize HD and I need to save data Forum SolvedHow can I Install+Run Windows 7 in a USB Flash Drive? Forum SolvedHow can I install windows xp on a flash drive? Forum SolvedNeed help to make a Windows 8.1 System Restore On a USB Flash Drive Forum I have bought a SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 Flash Drive and find my Windows 7 PC won't open it Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 8 via USB 3.0 Flash Drive Forum XP won\'t recognize external hard drive attached to usb Forum install windows 7 from usb flash drive Forum Why wont windows xp 32 bit recognize my usb keyboard or mouse Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !