URGENT: My acer computer (2 months old)all of a sudden does not recognize any of the two usb ports on the laptop. I am not a techie. I have a job I'm urgently working on. I beed help now, please. FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH, MY TECHIE BROTHER WARNED ME NOT TO BUY AN ACER,
Go to device manager (windows key + Pause break) and check your usb devices to see if there is an exclamation mark showing a problem with them or the drivers. Acers are good laptops, they use most standard parts of other machines.