[jhb_airlines] Re: PC Problem

  • From: gwinsk@xxxxxxx
  • To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2004 22:08:20 -0000

No, it says the device is working properly.
When finding myself in deep doodah, I normally try to think what has changed, 
since it 
last worked. It was working when I installed my new graphics card, 'cos that's 
how I 
installed its drivers. Not tried it since.

Gerry Winskill
gwinsk@xxxxxxx



On 21 Dec 2004 at 22:00, Bones wrote:

> Any problems showing up in the Device Manager?
> 
> bones
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> Sent: 21 December 2004 20:28 To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject:
> [jhb_airlines] Re: PC Problem
> 
> 
> I've just discovered that the USB to Card Reader problem isn't the
> only = one. I've just tried loading a scenery CD but it appears to be
> empty, though = it took some time=20 for the small cd loading cursor
> to disappear. My initial thoughts were = it's a duff CD. I=20 tried
> one I know to be OK. Same result. Strangely, I can load an audio = CD
> and it will=20 play. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAARGH!!!!!!!!!!! Does my next
> idea of doing a system restore to a point a couple of weeks = ago
> sound=20 sensible?
> 
> 
> Gerry Winskill
> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> 
> 
> On 21 Dec 2004 at 13:17, Bones wrote:
> 
> > Somewhere in the depths of Win XP is the data on your USB load=20
> > together =3D with the limit for each device. It's one of the reasons
> > =
> why=20
> > I got rid of the =3D old 4 port Belkin hubs - even though powered I
> > =
> was=20
> > using too many high load items in them.
> >=20
> > If I ever get round to rebuilding the computer it will give me more
> > =
> =3D=20
> > options - the current mobo only has two USB ports but the new one
> > has=20 six. I =3D notice that one or two USB devices don't like hubs
> > at all =
> and=20
> > prefer being =3D plugged directly into the mobo.
> >=20
> > bones
> >=20
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx=20
> > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
> > gwinsk@xxxxxxx Sent: 21 December 2004 10:15 To:
> > jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject:=20 [jhb_airlines] Re: PC Problem
> >=20
> >=20
> > Paul,
> > Thanks, I'll try that.
> > The puzzle is that it's haapened suddenly, also that I've tried:
> > =3D=20 plugginhg into another port, in the same USB Hub. ditto but
> > without=20 the cable. removing one of the other six on the PC and
> > plugging into=20 there.  I =3D wondered if I might have reached a
> > maximum USB load. The =
> 
> > only change since last =3D it=3D20 worked OK is that I've plugged in
> > =
> the=20
> > receiver for my new wireless =3D keyboard and mouse.
> >=20
> > Gerry Winskill
> > gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> >=20
> >=20
> > On 21 Dec 2004 at 1:59, Paul wrote:
> >=20
> > >=3D20
> > >=3D20
> > > Hi Gerry,
> > >=3D20
> > >=3D20
> > > I know this might sound a little off the wall but try giving the
> > > USB =
> =20
> > >=3D
> > =3D3D=3D20
> > > port a quick blast of air.  On most machines they are open to =
> the=3D20=20
> > > elements and therefore dust.  A quick blast may well resolve =
> the=3D20=20
> > > problem.  Otherwise, with the machine switched off, use a small=20
> > > amount =3D
> >=20
> > > of alcohol on a cotton =3D3D bud to give it a quick wipe, you'll =
> be=3D20=20
> > > surprised at the amount of crap =3D3D you'll clear.  If you do
> > > this, =
> =3D
> > make=3D20
> > > sure you use a second dry bud to remove any excess fluid and give
> > > it =
> 
> > > a =3D
> >=20
> > > few minutes before switching back on again.
> > >=3D20
> > > Cheers,
> > >=3D20
> > > Paul
> > >=3D20
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