If you formatted the drive and did a clean install of the operating system
and the USB hubs still do not work, then you have a hardware failure. Either
the component or the motherboard will need to be replaced.
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
"Xzibit A" <Xzibit A@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>i have windows xp pro and suddenly my usb has stopped working. it also
> the message that the device cannot be detected and that it needs a driver.
> tried other usbs but none of them work. i reformatted the hard drive and
> still doesn't work. i urgently need HELP!