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HP Laptop not recogonizing Scan Disc 1gig card in reader slot

Q: HP Laptop not recogonizing Scan Disc 1gig card in reader slot

HP PAVILLION dv9720us laptop
Vista
Only recogonizes scandisk 1g memory card from Cannon camera after reboot.
If I take the card out of the laptop reader it does not show when I click on computer to see whether it is in the F slot
Removed all Cannon software and re installed from disc, but no change.
Can't find sollution and would apppreciate any help.

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A:memory stick pro duo in laptop SD card reader slot? it is even possible? i need help

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A:x240 - SD Reader slot - Unable to extract card

I was able to "fix" the problem.I had to use a niddle to remove the SD card, then I checked that something metal-ish was hanging inside the SD card slot so i push it to follow its natural position and then I tried to insert the SD card again.This time I could hear the click and when pressing it the SD card jumps out properly.PS: In order to replace the SIM card I had to poke inside the SIM slot hole a small screw driver and the SIM slot pulled out.PROBLEM SOLVED

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A:Laptop slowly recognizes usb stick/sd card/xpress card slot

Hey tidri. 2 things come to mind if it previously worked. One is a reinstall of all the drivers for the mobo, and the other is a full AV/Malware/Rootkit scan. If everything checks out, a full format and an OS reinstall would be my third move.
 

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A:MicroSD Memory Card stuck in the Express Card slot on my Satellite A215-S7416 laptop

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A:Scan Disc Memory Card

Tell us what camera you are considering or at least the megapixels. That varies greatly. Some cameras will fit 125 best quality photos. You can lower the quality and/or size of the images and get twice that many.

My little pocket Casio would fit only 64 best quality photos on that sized card and I wouldn’t consider shooting less than best quality and full size in most situations.
 

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A:SIM Card slot in my laptop - what's it for?

The SIM card from a phone probably wouldn't work in the SIM slot. The SIM slot is for WWAN (mobile broadband) such as you used to see for USB 3G modems. Phones are typically provisioned differently with different options on the provider side which could prevent a phone SIM card from working properly in the SIM slot.The following document discussing the WWAN function of the notebook. You will need to contact a provider and activate the service to get a SIM card for it. http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?prodSeriesId=3688868&objectID=c0108652...

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Thanks
 

A:My laptop has a built in SIM card slot...

try finding in software that is provided lenovo

Try finding in softwares that are provided lenovo. Maybe you will see something related.
 

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A:Dell Inspiron 1100 Laptop and PC Card Slot Problem?

d-link isn't exactly bad, but thier products aren;t that good either. my first suspect would be the card itself. can you swap it with a known good model or return it?
 

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A:Question about PCI-e slot below dual slot video card

My opinion ...

Yes, setting up like that will have an impact. The air flow to your GPU will be restricted so it will more than likely run hotter than it did. It may still stay withing recommended specs, but it will run hotter.

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A:SD card reader/Laptop

Ho there
I can't remember where I downloaded it from but the O2 drivers seem to work

this one might work. Unfortunately I can't remember where I downloaded my working driver from.

O2Micro Flash Memory Card Driver 3.00.zip - Free software downloads and reviews - CNET Download.com

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A:Dell Laptop Card Reader Problem

Look at Device manager and from the properties find the &VEN and &DEV ids. From those you can get the drivers, although you should have them as part of the driver set supplied by Dell.
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Don't think so... I have never seen a bootable card reader before.

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A:Laptop SD card reader stopped working

Hi and Welcome to TSF!

I am very surprised that HP would not honor the warrenty. But Im not surprised at the HP failing. Try calling back and say your done with buying HP computers and its only a week old.


You could disassemble the computer to replace the SD card.

Manuals for HP Pavilion dv7-6185us Entertainment Notebook PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)

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A:Can't open SD reader slot

rockystonecat53,
 
I am not fully understanding the problem. Are you trying to remove your SD card or the dummy card that comes installed to protect the slot from dust? If you are referring to the dummy card I was able to remove the one in our S7 easily using my finger nail and pulling the bottom of the card and pulled it out without any resistance.
 
If you are trying to remove a personal SD card then you should be able to pull it out with little resistance. The fit is snug but not to the point it should feel stuck.
 
 




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A:SD Card Reader Not Working, Toshiba Portege Laptop

Have you tried installing the driver in compatibility mode for whichever operating system was previously on the machine?

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/205065-sd-card-reader-not-working-toshiba-portege-laptop.html
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Don't know If this will help, but I had a similar problem with my laptop (not ASUS though). I tried everything, ended up re-installing windows, which fixed it.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/asus-laptop-card-reader-stopped-working.183557/
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Hi there .. Usually the Vista Driver should work .. Try the one in the Link below ... How did you Install the Vista Driver ?
Satellite Pro L300-EZ1521 Support | Toshiba

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Go to Control Panel - Device Manager

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check and try this:
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http://www.google.com/search?q=enab...s=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-cd-dvd-reader-wont-read-unless-restarted-with-new-disc-inside.733438/
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/50052/scan-disc/
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whats the program that opens up? And what are the file types?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/program-association-with-compact-flash-card-in-media-card-reader.443217/
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A:No ISA card slot help

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A:agp slot or card?

Check the capacitors on the motherboard. Around that era of ePox motherboards, there was a big capacitor scandal overseas, and many motherboard manufacturers mistakenly used inferior capacitors, which were prone to failure. I had to replace the caps on my 8rda+ and a few others as well. They're the little 'towers' on the motherboard, and if the tops of them are bulging, then they're no good. Here's a good picture to show the difference. Check all the capacitors on the board, they're probably scattered about in different places.

Other than that, if you really think it's the slot, then there's no real way to fix it, unless you can see a faulty connection somewhere. Socket A motherboards should be pretty cheap by now, or you might want to consider upgrading the whole thing.
 

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A:4x card in 8x Slot

the 8X AGP slots are backward comapitable with 4X. but I would think twice before buying anything from PC chips.
 

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A:Use AGP or PCI slot for card?

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A:Cannot get SD Card out of slot

There are no ways to lock a card in the slot by the operating system, it's just stuck. Have you tried using something like tweezers to pull it out?
 

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A:SD card slot

Is a light coming on when you put the card in? If not, the reader may not be connected, or it may have failed. Make sure you are inserting the card into the correct slot and make sure it is facing the correct direction. Usually the label is up. If the light does not come on you may open the case and see if the reader is connected to the motherboard.

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A:XP/scan disc/de-frag

xp doesn't have scandisk. to do a defrag right click on my computer and go to manage. from there there is a defrag option
 

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A:Boot disc scan

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A:Scan Disc Logs

Should be in Event Viewer

EDIT:
First hit in Google

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A:scan disc and defrag

Your PC is infected.

These are both spyware.

Run the usual and try again.

AdAware
SpyBot Search and Destroy
CWShredder
http://www.winpatrol.com/db/freesample/wtoolsa.html
 

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Gads, I've been reduced to smileys.
 

A:Scan disc freezes

Morania

Scandisk might not be freezing, but having found bad clusters it reads/writes to them to verify they're bad, then find spare clusters and point the FAT to them. This could take a long time, depending on the number of bad clusters.

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Firah
 

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In Windows 7 it ??works.

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A:Satellite Pro L770-144: Win 8 card reader doesn't recogize SD card

Hi

First question:
Is card reader recognized in the device manager properly?
If its not recognized, then you used a wrong driver.

If its recognized, the driver has been installed properly and there is another reason why SD cards cannot be used.

As far as I know the card reader of Satellite Pro L770 handles different kind of cards and different sizes.
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SDHC: 4GB-32GB
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Memory Stick: 128MB-256MB
Memory Stick Pro: 512MB-2GB
xD Card: No
mini SD: 8MB-2GB
micro SD: 8MB-2GB
CompactFlash: No
SmartMedia: No

As you can see supported SD cards: 8MB ? 2GB
It seems bigger SD cards are NOT supported.

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A:Latitude E6510: Windows 10 works, but not CD/PC card/SD card reader

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A:My card reader isnt reading my digital camera card

Unplug ALL USB devices.
Open Device Manager.
View, Show Hidden Devices.
Uninstall all devices under USB Controllers.
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A:Install front panel card reader and a USB 2x4 PCI card before first boot?

Before. Did you get a driver(s) CD with the card reader?
 

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A:"The card supplied was not recognized..." Login issue w/ Aircard in PC-Card slot

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A:USB 3.0 PCIe card in x16 slot?

Hi there LindenBruce

Yes, you can.
It will not occupy all lanes, but it will function PROPERLY.
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A:Express Card Slot?

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A:can a pci-express slot run an agp card?

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A:XD card or the XD slot in tower?

All this message means is that the card was pulled from the PC or the camera at some point before a file operation was complete. It would be harmless and helpful to allow windows to 'scan and fix' on occasion.

Something else that would fix it would be to allow the camera to format the card the next time the card is empty.
 

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A:PCI-E x16 Graphics Card to Fit a PCI-E slot.

Haven't tried it.

I'm confused, though. Are you trying to fit a PCI-E X16 card in an X1 slot? I don't think it's possible.

You can certainly try an X1 card in an X16 slot. I've never seen an X1 graphics card, although I know that they exist.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/283704-pci-e-x16-graphics-card-fit-pci-e-slot.html