Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.227.52.24

Forum Moderators: bill

Message Too Old, No Replies

Problem with modem and other devices

device manager emtpy after inserting a USB memory stick

     

tomda

5:54 am on Feb 11, 2005 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



Hi,

I did the following on my CPU :
1/ Connect my camera with USB to load pictures
2/ Disconnect the camera
3/ Insert Memory stick (the one of my wife, so a new one for Windows)

Consequence :
1/ Impossible to get the modem working
2/ Scanner not responding nieder
3/ Printer, mouse, keyboard are OK
4/ It take ages to see My Computer and drive in Explorer
5/ Device Manager is totally empty
6/ Computer freeze when trying to open the "Scanner and Camera" in control panel.

I am not a OS master so what's up doctor?
Any help would be appreciated while I am trying to find solutions in SE.

longen

9:45 pm on Feb 12, 2005 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member




Run chkdsk /f
Try restarting windows in Safe Mode
Check everything is plugged in ok,
check for overheating, etc, etc

Backup your data before the disk crashes.

 

Featured Threads

Hot Threads This Week

Hot Threads This Month