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Alright, this one has me confused. I have a pc that is running xp pro. When I plug anything into a USB port the computer will make its little noise that it found something, but the add new hardware wizard will never pop up. The computer will read the device, but I have to go into device manager, right click on the device, and then click update driver. It then will install and work. So my question is, how can I make the install new hardware come up every time I plug something new into a USB port. The computer just had a full system recovery, so there is no virus to cause this problem. Any help will be appreciated

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In the device manager it says USB drivers are installed correctly - being as you need XP SP2 do do this?

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If it's a USB device, the dialog box will come up only the first time you plug in the device. Subsequent plug ins will NOT display the dialog box.

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Correct, additionally the only reason that new hardware box would continually come up like that would be either-

1. faulty USB plug

2. faulty USB device

3. Drivers for some reason don't install correctly on that paticular USB plug on that paticlar mainboard with that paticular bios.

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