Switched from Vista to XP and cannot get XP to read memory card

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  1. Paulie Walnuts

    Paulie Walnuts Im an agent of chaos

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    So I have a Toshiba laptop that was designed for Vista. Last week a friend took it and put XP on it and took care of everything getting all the drivers and such and its running 1000% better with one exception. I have a Sandisk Ultra II memory card that you break in half and it turns into a USB drive you can plug right into the USB port but I cannot get XP to read it it just keeps coming up as an unreckonizeable drive. Looking for help as to what I can do to get the USB port to recognize this card.

    Thanks all!

    Paulie
     
  2. Doomsday

    Doomsday XXX

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  3. OniMinion

    OniMinion ...recalls when this forum was actually about cars OT Supporter

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    Some versions of WinXP didn't auto install USB 2.0, make sure that those drivers are installed as well.
     
  4. 5Gen_Prelude

    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    wat

    USB 2.0 has been around since Win98 by default. The only exception would be a funky MB that didn't show USB ports without a chipset driver. Besides, it detects the drive - no USB support would simply sit there.
     
  5. OniMinion

    OniMinion ...recalls when this forum was actually about cars OT Supporter

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    I was under the impression that it was just sitting there, my bad.

    edit: I totally got stuck with one of those motherboards, but any WinXP that installs with SP2 or higher won't have that issue.
     

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