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Hi Why cant my xp computer read usb flash drive files from

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Hi Why cant my xp computer read usb flash drive files from my win 8.1 computer
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Dan replied 2 years ago.
Dan :

Hello and thank you for your question, I would be happy to help you today. This may be due in part to the way the flash drive is formatted. Can you provide me more information please?

Customer:

Hi its just a normal usb 256mb scandisk dongle, sorry

Customer:

Hi been trying again and again then the penny dropped. I had to upgrade software to run on latest windows. Id installed the wrong [old] one. reinstalled the updated one and now it reads the dongle ok . Sorry I`m a" dick head". Ted H.

Dan :

Well at least it is working. I would suggest though you look into getting a larger flash drive if you have a lot of files to move. That would make the process go a little faster.

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