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Desktop PC sometimes reboots when I insert USB device

Daniel Wilson
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
It just happened again:  I inserted a USB flash drive into a front USB port on my desktop machine.  It was just as if I'd just hit the reset switch -- system off, trying to reboot.

It's done it when I move a wire on one of the rear USB ports too.

CoolerMaster case
ASUS motherboard
AMD 64-bit quad-core CPU
Windows Vista Pro x64

What would be causing such a problem?


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