Windows 98 lost usb ports Tags: Windows 98 Hewlett Packard USB Windows Last response: January 17, 2003 4:39 PM in Windows 95/98/ME Share spotlight January 14, 2003 9:29:22 PM My borther tried to install Hp deskjet 825 usb the wrong way (inserting usb cable before installing the drivers) and now i can't find the usb ports under device manager although the ports are enabled in the bios. Any ideas? More about : windows lost usb ports camieabz January 15, 2003 1:43:46 AM Try removing the USB controller from the device manager and re-booting / re-detecting. <b><font color=blue>~ <A HREF="http://forums.btvillarin.com/viewtopic.php?t=324" target="_new">My System Specs</A> ~<font color=blue></b> :wink: spotlight January 15, 2003 5:04:08 AM I tried it with no result. Windows 98se can't detect anything Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Bardic January 17, 2003 4:39:05 PM Did you try going into safe mode to uninstall all the USB sub-devices? Safe mode shows everything ever installed. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 7 lost all usb ports Forum lost ports with new install of Win98 Forum SolvedUSB ports won't work after Windows update?! Windows 8 64 Bit Forum SolvedI have an old toshiba laptop running windows 98 but it can't find drivers for usb plugins. Forum SolvedGaming rig crash leads to no functional USB ports in Windows 8.1 Forum Lost usb ports Forum Front USB ports lost on P8P67 Pro Forum SolvedUSB ports randomly stop working after upgrading to Windows 8.1? Forum SolvedMy maximus v extreme usb ports stops working when I try to install windows 7 Forum Solvedall usb ports stopped working asus windows 7 Forum SolvedComputer problems. Cannot get past Windows Boot Manager as USB ports are not working. Forum Solveddowngraded to windows 7 and front usb ports don't work!! Forum Lost all USB ports and now sound... Forum windows 8.1 , usb ports not recognized in device manager Forum Clean instal of windows 7 and USB ports do not work Forum SolvedUSB 3.0 ports "not recognized" (Gigabyte 990FXA-ud3 and Corsair 500r case, Windows 7)) Forum SolvedDowngraded to windows7 from windows8 but now i cant get my front usb ports to work. Forum SolvedHello all on tom's HARDWARE - USB, PS/2 Ports Lose Functionality Upon Reaching Windows 7 Log-In Screen Forum Lost admin password for windows 98 Forum SolvedWindows 7 doesn't recognize usb sticks plugged in usb 2.0 ports Forum More resources !