pc not recognising mp3/mp4 player

  darthballs 12:48 17 Jan 2008
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all of a sudden, windows xp is not recognising my mp3/mp4 player, i've tried all usb slots, my phone connects ok and so does other players, it works fine on another pc, so any ideas anyone?

cheerz

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:14 17 Jan 2008

USB Permissions
Start - Run and type
regedit
Press OK.
Navigate to:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\USB.
Right click on the folder and pick permissions. Set to ALLOW.
Do the same for:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\USBSTOR


Refresh USB Ports
Use Drive clean up to remove USB device drive info from the registry
click here
or
In device manager Uninstall EVERYTHING under the heading USB,
reboot the PC let XP find and install new hardware.
Your equipment should now be recognised.

  darthballs 08:45 19 Jan 2008

the advice didnt work, i picked my player up while connected and it connected through, i got a dodgy slot on the player me thinks, doh!!!

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