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Vista doesn't read the card reader on my Dell 2707WFP Flat Panel

Posted on 2008-10-30
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for some reason all the sudden when I plug in the usb for my 2707WFP I get an unknown device that shows up in my device manager
and I can't find a proper driver for it anywhere can anyone please help me out
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nope couldn't detect it

but it did find a bunch of other drivers that needed to be updated
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Try this:

Click Start, run, then type: msinfo32 <enter>

In the System Information window, click Components, Problem Devices.

Get the VEN # and the DEV # for the problem device.

Goto http://www.pcidatabase.com/index.php and do a search for the VEN and DEV numbers.
This well tell you the manufacturer. Then goto the manufacturer's website and find the driver.
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so odd
I guess restarting resolved the situation
came in today and it looks fixed

silly vista
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by:bwagenberg
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I have the same problem.  I traced the UL number to NMB TECHNOLOGIES CORP.  Dell only released 1 Vista driver for the 2707WFP monitor's card reader.  NMB says they did not make the card reader in the monitor.  Dell customer service refuses further help because the model is discontinued.

Who made the card reader??
Thanks.  
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