Problem Upon connecting a USB hub to the Computer it doesn’t connect and devices connected to the hub will not connect either. Cause The driver set used by the device has not successfully connected the USB hub and cannot process any requests. Solution At this point you have to manually re-address the drivers for the… Continue reading Unrecognized device as USB hub plugged into computer.
Click the Spotlight magnifying glass in the top right of the screen (or press cmd + Space). Type disk utility and press enter. Once Disk Utility is open. Click on your the USB drive you want to format on the left (see fig 1 below). Click the Erase tab on the right (see fig 2… Continue reading How to format a USB or External hard drive on Mac
Creating this recovery drive will only give you the same options as the built in Recovery system in Lion (accessed by holding cmd + R on startup). To reinstall Lion, you will still need to download it from the recovery system. The following steps will erase all data on your USB drive. Make sure to… Continue reading Create your own Mac OS X Lion Recovery on a USB
Problem When you connect a USB drive to the computer and open it, you get the error “Windows Explorer has stopped working”. Additionally, it may run slow whilst accessing the drive and you may see “Not Responding” in the window. Cause This can be cause by Windows reading too many large video files. Solution Move… Continue reading "Windows Explorer has stopped working" when accessing a USB drive
Problem The general purpose USB Driver failed to start due to this error message: “The service cannot be started, either because it is disabled or because it has no enabled devices with it” Solution Open Device Manager. For each item under “Universal Serial Bus controllers” right click it and select Uninstall. Restart the machine and… Continue reading The General Purpose USB Driver (adilkflrt.sys) Failed To Start