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Old 05-13-2008, 11:32 AM   #1
Veckman1
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My Mac osx doesnt recognize external devices

Hello, i have a Mac OS X version 10.4.11 processor 1.9 ghz power pc G5
memory 512MB
and dont know why but today i connected my camera to download as usual my images, and i found that my computer just dont recognize the device... not even appear some message, I try with a USB memory and nothing. Is weird because it was working ok but suddenly happened this...
can anyone help me on this?
thanX in advance
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Old 05-13-2008, 02:24 PM   #2
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Exactly, precisely what USB port are you plugging into? Is it in a USB hub, or straight into the computer?

What other USB devices are connected? You must have a USB keyboard and mouse, at a minimum, and you don't mention that they are not working. Anything else?

Have you tried restarting the computer? What about zapping the PRAM? Does the problem continue from a newly-created user on the computer?

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