Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 8600 Notebook ?

USB port malfunction

\015 I keep getting this error regarding my usb port: "A USB device has malfunctioned and exceeded the power limits of its hub port." Problem is that I have nothing in the port. The error message pops up every 15 seconds or so - very annoying. How do I fix this problem???\015

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CHECK THE RATING ON YOUR POWER SUPPLY BECAUSE SOME LAPTOPS WILL REGISTER THE POWER CONNECTION PORT AS A USB PORT AND IF YOUR POWER SUPPLY VOLTAGE IS TO HIGH FOR THE COMPUTER IT WILL REGISTER IT AS SUCH, "HUB-PORT" IS SHORT FOR MAINBOARD PORT ON SOME DELLS. UNPLUG YOUR POWER SUPPLY AND CHECK THE RATING ON IT COMPARED TO THE DELLS INPUT VOLTAGE, THE INFORMATION IS NEXT TO YOUR SERIAL NUMBERS AND LABELS ON BOTH PEICES KEEP ME POSTED... JON-T
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