06-24-2009 01:29 PM
I'm having troubles with the combined SD/mini/MMC/RS/Plus/Mobile card slot reading my SD card. It will recognize the card the first time I insert it after turning on the computer, but after doing the safe removal and taking out the card, it won't recognize the card again unless I restart the computer. When I put the SD card in the slot without restarting, nothing at all happens except that the green LED by the slot comes on. In addition, if I restart the computer so that the card actually reads, when I do the "safely remove," the message that pops up saying that I can safely remove it calls it a USB device instead of an SD card. None of the other computers or devices I use have either of these problems. Anyway, I would at least like to get it so that I can use the card more than once without restarting.
06-24-2009 07:01 PM
06-26-2009 09:56 AM - last edited on 02-20-2017 01:31 PM by OscarFuentes
Perform the following steps and check if the issue is resolved or not.
- Unplug all USB devices connected to the computer. If you are using a USB mouse and keyboard, temporarily
use PS/2 devices if available, otherwise leave them connected.Click Start , right-click Computer, and select Properties .
- Click Device Manager.
- Click the ( + ) plus sign next to the Universal Serial Bus Controllers.
- Select USB Root Hub,and then click Uninstall icon. Continue until all USB Root Hubs are removed.
- Close Device Manager and restart the computer.
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