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Re: solved Re: Insertion of USB devices not being recognised.

On 2018-06-28, terryc <terryc@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Jun 2018 12:27:30 -0400
> Jape Person <japers@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> My suggestion is late, and possibly not much of a contribution due 
>> to my not having read the entire thread.
>> I have two motherboards which BIOS settings which allow the 
>> front-side USB ports to be set for charging only. Is there any 
>> possibility that such a setting is in effect on your motherboard?
> Idea welcome and I'll check it out.
> The mobo manual talks about option to enable/disable individual usb
> ports, but the reason(s) for this to be the cause for is ???

They're a security threat.