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By sriramfromrsvp ·
How to enable a usb storage in system if it is disabled?

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College Machine?

by Bizzo In reply to USB storage

If it is a college machine, then the best way would be to contact your administrator to allow you to use USB devices.

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You talk to the admin of that machine

by jdclyde In reply to USB storage

If you have a valid need, the access will be granted to you.

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Enable and Disable USB

by kodali.venkat In reply to USB storage

To disable the access to USB port, in windows XP and 2000:

1. Click Start, and then click Run.
2. In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.
3. Locate, and then click the following registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\UsbStor
4. In the right pane, double-click Start.
5. In the Value data box, type 4, click Hexadecimal (if it is not already selected), and then click OK.
6. Quit Registry Editor.

To re-enable a disabled port:

1. Click Start, and then click Run.
2. In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.
3. Locate, and then click the following registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\UsbStor
4. In the right pane, double-click Start.
5. In the Value data box, type 3, click Hexadecimal (if it is not already selected), and then click OK.
6. Quit Registry Editor.


Also Check the Micrsoft support site for more info
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;823732

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