Computer newbies forum: USB Memory stick not recognized

by: Rezadoo August 15, 2005 9:32 AM PDT

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USB Memory stick not recognized

by Rezadoo - 8/15/05 9:32 AM

I just bought a new e-machines computer with a AMD 64 processor with XP SP2. However, whenever I stick my flash drive into the USB port, it isn't recognized. It shows up on my toolbar, but tries to find the drivers and it states that it cannot find the driver, INF file is invalid. I checked the BIOS and the USB is enabled and when I go to tech services they tell me the same thing, to go back to BIOS an enable my USB and reboot. This has not helped and I cannot find any drivers to load off the net to get me back to where I need to be. However, when I plugged in my printer, it was recognized and works fine. Can anyone help???

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