First is to ensure that the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\USBSTOR start value is 3.
If you are an administrator on the machine, ensure C:\windows\system32\drivers have SYSTEM user access especially USBSTOR.SYS.
If you don't have usbstor.inf in that directory or anywhere in c:\windows, go download from the web.
Go to Device Manager an uninstall the " ? " which was a result of the failed driver installation.
Plug-in the device, then when asked where to search, point to c:\windows\system32\drivers...
Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Posted by Ook at 03:37