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Dongle power error

Posted by: Sarah  B.      11 Jan 2012 @ 09:45
Dongle power error

why does my new dongle disconnect and come up with error message "USB power hub has exceeded its power, disconnect USB " then chucks me off line.

Reply by: Jon S. PCIQ IT ProfessionalIT Professional in Morecambe, LA3      11 Jan 2012 @ 10:26
RE: Dongle power error

probably because you are ARE drawing too much power from the USB socket
Is the dongle plugged directly into the PC? or through a multi-way USB hub? If so is the hub powered
Please also advise make / model of computer and version of windows

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