[Vrstream] Needing some Tech Support

Russ Kiehne wb6niu at 141.com
Mon Mar 15 09:47:23 EDT 2010


Likewise, ever since I got a card reader, I have never connected my Stream 
to the computer.  As you said, transfers are much faster with the card 
reader.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Rich Ring" <ring2 at earthlink.net>
To: "Debbi Williamson" <debbi107 at atlanticbb.net>; 
<vrstream at vrstreamusers.org>
Sent: Sunday, March 14, 2010 3:05 PM
Subject: Re: [Vrstream] Needing some Tech Support


> Actually, I never connect my Stream to my computer.  I use a card reader 
> and
> the HumanWare companion just fine.  One reason I don't connect the Stream 
> to
> my PC is because transfers are substantially slower when you do.  Having
> said all that, have you reset your stream by holding the power button down
> for about 7 seconds?  You lose nothing by doing so, and it might help. 
> Good
> luck.
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Debbi Williamson" <debbi107 at atlanticbb.net>
> To: <vrstream at vrstreamusers.org>
> Sent: Sunday, March 14, 2010 1:04 PM
> Subject: [Vrstream] Needing some Tech Support
>
>
> Hello,
>
> For some reason, I get the message that a USB device is not recognized 
> when
> I plug my stream into any usb port on my computer.  The stream will start 
> to
> say "stream connected" and, then, shuts off.  When I plug in any other
> device, such as a card reader, the usb's work properly.  As you can 
> imagine,
> it is pretty inconvenient not being able to connect the Stream to my
> computer.  Can't download using the Stream companion, can't use the 
> Newsline
> downloading software, etc.  I have tried deleting the USB mass storage
> device, I have unplugged the power supply to my computer and left it off 
> for
> a long time, and, I tried reinstalling the newest Stream software, though
> that didn't really seem to reinstall.  Perhaps none of this should have 
> made
> any difference, anyway, I don't know.  But, I am baffled.  I don't know 
> what
> I ever did to cause the problem in the first place; but, a few nights ago,
> my computer wouldn't boot up at all, for a time, then, it did.  Everything
> else seems to be working properly except for connecting the Stream.  Any
> thoughts or suggestions?  Thanks.
>
>
>
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