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I reinstalled my OS win XP . now no usb

\015 I reinstalled my OS win XP . now nothing I plug into a usb port will operate, ( mouse usb stick external drive etc although they work fine in my other pc's) Divivce manager reports usbhub is fine and drivers installed ok but still nothing. Assuming a dead usb hub I bought a PCMCIA usb hub. Plugged it in and windows found it and installed drivers said all wqas reday to go . Plugged mouse in new usb port , nothing, usb stick nothing ??? what have I done wrong\015

Answers :

Open Run and launch regedit
Browse to the following location
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\Services\\USBSTOR
In the right pane, look for an entry named Start. If you find one delete it. Your USB devices should start working immediately.
If not please report back.
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