USB memory Stic Driver - Windows ME

  daba 20:11 21 Jun 08
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Do I need a special driver for USB memory sticks in Windows ME.

The PC sees the stick and installs software for it, but it doesn't show in the list of Logical Drives.

I don't know much about ME, is there a problem with it and USB memory sticks?

  daba 20:39 21 Jun 08

More Info - all the drivers installed are said to be the "best" : i've tried searching an NT disk, and a Windows 2000 Pro disk, but no newer drivers are found ?

Does anyone know if ME properly supports removeable (USB) drives ?

  peter99co 20:57 21 Jun 08

Yes I used a pen drive but drivers are a problem.
I upgraded to XP and so have no problems now.

Someone should find an answer for you.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:13 21 Jun 08

generic drivers for usb are same for ME and windows 98se

click here

  daba 21:28 21 Jun 08

so if i've tried W2K and NT drivers, and ME says they are'nt newer, then the ones installed should be OK, or am I missing a point.

anyway, all i need to do is get some photos off the machine, before installing W2K (just to be on safe side), so I think i'll just hoik the drive out, stick it in as slave in my drive, and copy the photos. Might be easier all round.

  daba 21:32 21 Jun 08

curiosity has dwindled now - the PC has to be upgraded antway, so I'll tick resolved....

... but if anyone does know the answer... ??

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