Troubleshoot common USB problems Content provided by Microsoft Applies to: Windows 10Windows 8.1Windows 7 Select Product Version All Products On your Windows PC, you might experience a problem with a USB device like a printer, a camera, a keyboard, or a flash drive. To troubleshoot common USB-related issues, see the following resources. Import and manage all your photos Fix USB-C problems Error: “USB Device not recognized” when you try to access a USB external hard drive Connected USB device is not detected in Windows Sync your phone Sync across all your devices Last Updated: 29 Apr 2019 Did this solve your problem? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.