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You may experience one of the following symptoms:
This behavior may occur because of a timing issue that prevents a USB mouse from being detected by Windows XP.
To work around this behavior, unplug the USB mouse from the USB hub, and then plug the mouse into the hub again. If the mouse is still not detected, restart your Windows XP-based computer.
If the USB mouse is still not detected and if you do not require the USB hub to connect other USB devices, plug the USB mouse directly into the computer.
If the USB mouse is still not detected, verify that the USB hub driver is installed and running correctly. To do this, follow these steps:
For information about your hardware manufacturer, visit the following Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/gp/vendors/en-usMicrosoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
For more information about related topics, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
310575For help with device problems in Windows Vista, visit the following Microsoft web page:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310575/ )Advanced troubleshooting tips for general USB problems in Windows XP
Fix problems in which devices do not work or are not detected in Windows
Article ID: 893711 - Last Review: March 6, 2013 - Revision: 2.0