Memory sticks ?

  EARLR 22:43 31 Oct 2008
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I have several memory sticks (TDK & PNY)Vista says that I need drivers for them but it cant find them.They can be used on XP no problem.
Any Thoughts ?

Thanks

  skidzy 16:31 02 Nov 2008

Maybe click here click here but my guess is you do not need drivers in Vista.
Check PNP is enabled in the bios.

  tullie 19:16 02 Nov 2008

Assume you are talking about usb pen drives,just plug them in

  EARLR 12:01 03 Nov 2008

The Sites you sugested were less than helpful. and they are USB memory sticks.

Any more ideas?

  tullie 12:18 03 Nov 2008

I

  tullie 12:19 03 Nov 2008

I havent,mine work with vista without any prompts

  Ventad 13:10 03 Nov 2008

I have a couple of sony usb sticks and when first placing them in the usb windows recognises them and says it is loading the driver (vista).

  Woolwell 15:52 03 Nov 2008

I would be surprised if the drivers are not present in Vista. I have no problems with my memory sticks (2 different brands).

When you get the prompt have you tried telling it to search the hard drive and specifically windows/system32?

  skidzy 15:57 03 Nov 2008

The only memory sticks i know of are from Sandisk and Sony and i call them memory cards though are actually sticks but so are flash drives called memory sticks.

Again you should not need the drivers unless on 98.

Do you have a built in card reader or external reader ?

  EARLR 20:03 03 Nov 2008

Woolwell
Vista says its looking but can't find the drivers.

  EARLR 12:07 04 Nov 2008

I have found in device mgr.
other devices
usb mass storage device has a orange !
when Clicked
In properties it says sys 32 UMDF

Do I have corrupted drivers ?
If so how do I repair.

Thanks

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