My laptop switches off everytime i use the usb port Tags: Laptops USB Last response: November 2, 2012 2:07 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share zattu October 31, 2012 9:25:03 AM Hello, my laptop switches off everytime i use the usb port More about : laptop switches everytime usb port penguintech November 2, 2012 2:07:26 PM sounds like you have a short or a crossed wire somewhere. Shutting down is a safety feature to prevent damage to the laptop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAcer laptop have to system restore everytime I boot ForumCannot detect usb mouse everytime the pc restarts ForumLaptop switches from TV, to laptop , and back again every 5 secs ForumCan externally powered USB hubs damaged a switched- off MB? ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive??? ForumAsus g51j-a1 usb suddent shut off win7(x64) ForumHow to turn off USB ports when computer is shut down? ForumAudio jack accidentally put in USB port , computer shut off and won't turn on ForumUSB Port failure?!? ForumLaptop 's usb port short ForumLaptop randomly switches off ! Help! ForumCan a Wireless router work off of an ethernet Switch ? ForumProblem with USB ports on a Acer TravelMate 4000 laptop ForumUsb port broke off and black part is still lodged inside usb wire that was conne ForumUSB game controller only works in one usb port ForumStrange USB port behavior ForumDell USB Port problem ForumLaptop Hard Drive Not Recognized by USB ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumNeed to stop laptop recognising TV More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !