Window Doesn't See Devices

#1
When ever i plug something in ill get either a message saying the device has malfunctioned or nothing. Just nothing no error message no response from the device i plugged. However the devices do seem to seem to light up, like the screen lights up on and ipod or phone? I had the problem with the printer and now i have to run it off the network.
 


loathe

New Member
#2
usb problem? are the drivers working properly? check in device manager
 


#3
yep i check them but now i think the front ports are just plain broken because the back ones work fine plus they dont work in xp.
 


loathe

New Member
#4
all good then. maybe they are just not plugged into the usb headers on your motherboard?
 


#5
I'm having the exact same printer problem. My Windows XP no longer sees my printer, but, Windows 7 does. My XP has an good cable internet connection and Windows 7 can't even find my modem..?
 


#6
Thats strange is it a networked printer or usb.
 


#7
Thats strange is it a networked printer or usb.
It's a usb printer/fax.

It worked fine until I installed Windows 7, now, when I boot into XP I get the error message "spool/Drivers/w32x86/3/DLCCtime.dll could not be found." Bascially it's telling me I don't have the driver for my printer installed.

If I open virtual pc and open Windows 7, Windows 7 sees it and it even works....

I'm sure it's a conflict somewhere--obviously, right lol; so, I am going to repartition my drive and reinstall Windows 7 so that I have the option of booting directly into it; instead of going to XP, then through virtual pc to get to my Windows 7.

Doing it this way I think will be better for me to go down the list and mark off any problems I'm having hardware wise.

What do you think?
 


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