usb port disconnecting internet

  MICRON1 10:36 17 Jan 04

When i plug my mp3 cable (6" long) into the usb port which is just above the port which my broad band modem is plugged into it disconnects me from the internet. It did work but now it won't. I'm running win xp home edition, any ideas?

You shouldn't connect anything to the second port of the same root hub as a Broadband modem. These modems require around 500Ma, that is all the power available from the hub.

  Halmer 10:59 17 Jan 04

this morning due to similar issues MICRON1

I'll let you know if it works.

  Halmer 11:03 17 Jan 04
  MICRON1 13:18 17 Jan 04

It has been working since xmas but i had a problem with pc & had to get that sorted, now this is happenning

  MICRON1 20:37 22 Jan 04

I think i have found the problem! It maybe the cable, thanks

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