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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to stevek1017 Register or log in to remove hang-the-9 January 14, 2013 12:27:06 PM Are they formatted? Have you tried the drives in another compute? | Report abuse Reply to hang-the-9 Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Windows xp won\'t recognize usb flash drive, needs software installed> Related ressources: ForumWindows xp won't recognize usb flash drive , needs software installed ForumIBM Thinkpad with Windows XP wont recognize mp3 player or USB mass storage ForumXp wont recognize usb mass storage device ForumUSB Flash Drive 101 ForumInstalling Windows XP on a USB flash 4GB ForumWindows XP 2002 Home Edition won't recognize USB drives Foruminstall win xp on my USB flash drive ... ForumHow do I remove the U3 Smart Software from my Sandisk Flash Drive ? ForumWindows XP Setup Cannot Recognize My 80GB IDE Hard Drive Correctly ForumBIOS won't recognize my harddrive :\ ForumUSB Flash drive not recognized?!? ForumTutorial: Installing XP Home/Professional from a Flash Drive ForumP5Q Pro wont recognize IDE HDD ForumWhy doesn't my computer detect my usb flash drive ? ForumUSB Flash Drive ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumWindows unable to complete Format (USB flashdrive) ForumWindows can not complete the formatting of my usb flashdrive ForumData Recover: Format -> Windows Install -> Need Recover ForumMy Laptop with a new hard drive won't pass the Bios More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !