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Q: Do I have smart card reader?

I think this is somewhat a studpid question.Does my ThinkPad T450 have a smart card reader? It looks like this: http://www3.pcmag.com/media/images/467768-lenovo-thinkpad-t450s.jpg?thumb=yAnd I don't know how to find out.

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A: Do I have smart card reader?

Hi,

Go to SUPPORT (above) and enter your MT-M (like 20BW-Z0CJUS as an example) but without spaces or hyphens in the search box. It should give a list of features in "machine info".

Alternatively enter your MT-M here: Parts Lookup for a very detailed bill of materials.

Z.

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Has anyone attempted to add a smart card reader to an existing P50 (Type: 20FL)?  In doing some research online, I found that part number 00UR884 listed.  I ended up chatting with Lenovo Support and they provided a different part number, 04X5393 (which also has a substitute listed, 00HW553). I found the following set of directions, https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/documents/PD101157 I'm curious if anyone found these instructions difficult to follow and which part number you ultimately ordered (I assume they all come with the cable).  They look like they are in the $35 range for price. Thanks, john

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hello, i would like to activate smart card reader on my hp elitebook, SC is on bord but what drivers should i install to recognize my card? operation system is: windows 7 64 bit andubuntu 16.04  

A:smart card reader

Hi, For Windows 7, please try (Security software section):    http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/readIndex?sp4ts.oid=4097215&swLangOid=8&swEnvOid=4060 Regards.

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I get it, you can use a smart card to log in, encrypt/decrypt etc. But is there anytning else you can use it for?Thanks

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I've got a couple different CAC readers which I'd use to access various USAF web pages; however, I can't get Vista 64 to actually install them. I plug in the reader and Vista can't find the drivers. I have a disk with the drivers, and even when I guide Vista to the exact location of the driver folder, it claims there are no drivers and cannot install. Anybody had any luck getting Vista 64 to install smart card reader drivers? Thanks!

A:CAC reader drivers? (smart card)

Hello msdunkel,
i dont have anything to do with smart cards but i found this on another site, i dont know if it will solve your problem but give it a go, would you please post your results, good luck.

Something new with Vista... It operates a lot like Windows Server 2003/2008. To get the card reader going you should go to the "Control Panel", "Administrative Tools", "Services" and scroll down to "Smart Card". Make sure that it is started. Set it to "Automatic" in it's properties. Smart card use is not always automatic granted for users in Server or Vista

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I want to install a smart card reader in my Yoga 370.does anyone know how (where) to connect the flatcable ?Thanks

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I purchased my HP through a 3rd party used which was working great. Then one day during a reboot I came across a black POST screen appears, RAM testing starts to count up and then I see and error about "system options not set". After less than a second, a blue window in the middle of the screen displays the message "smart card authentication" and below that, "smart card reader not present". From a bit of reading it seems like a BIOS problem but I can't figure out how to really reset the CMOS and get things working again. I've tried removing the CMOS jumper and booting the system, removing the power cord and CMOS battery for 10 minutes none of which has worked. Is there any way to bypass this to reboot my computer?I love this machine and would like to keep and I hope there is a fix that I havent found yet so I amy continue to use it.

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Who makes an internal smart card reader for desktop PC's that will run with Windows 98 first edition? I have seen them at Tiger Direct with USB hubs but they need second edition. I'm sure I saw some simpler ones a while back.
 

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I'm looking for a Smart Card reader and USB hub combination to fit in a 5.25 bay. I found one but it requires three internal USB ports. I have those on my Asus A7V card. It also needs to Win98se to work. I have the first edition and had some trouble once trying to use the internal USB ports while connecting my current USB hub. It sounds like 98se supports the feature. Are there any simpler products or a nifty solution of PCI cards and such?
 

A:Internal Smart Card Reader

What do you mean by niftier? If you have USB on the motherboard as well as the smart card connector (which the A7V has) why would you want to go out and buy another one? Go to SOYO's web site, they have bays for smart card and USB in one unit.
 

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Hello!
Im having problems with my smard card reader. If I insert a SD card into it. It asks me to format it, but its already formatted and works fine in another reader. Reader reads another type of cards well, only SD cards aint working. And im using SD not SDHC, so that cant be the problem.
Thanks in advance

A:Internal smart card reader

Anyone?

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This page describes how to install a smart card reader in the T540p: https://support.lenovo.com/be/en/solutions/pd029718 Is there a way to order the parts for in Europe? What are the part ids?

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 So I got my P50 with a smart card reader thinking it was the same thing as an SD card reader. I turned out to be wrong. Anyway, I was wondering if there's an accessory or part I can order to fill in the slot while a card is not in there; I don't want dust, particles, etc. getting into what amounts to a whole in the machine.

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Can someone tell me how to troubleshoot whether a driver is not working that allows a camera memory card when inserted into the computer slot to download pictures to my documents.
The icon has dissapeared again, and the only one showing is my scanner.
I used to show several ports and H just happened to be for my camera memory card.
I corrected the problem last week, but can't remember where I went to find the problem.
I remember seeing a yellow mark over one of several items.
I remember removing and re installing but can't find where it is.
Thanks for the help
Doug
 

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So I got my P50 with a smart card reader thinking it was the same thing as an SD card reader. I turned out to be wrong. Anyway, I was wondering if there's an accessory to fill in the slot while a card is not in there; I don't want dust, particles, etc. getting into what amounts to a whole in the machine.

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Hey, is there anyone here who has experience in linking VFP application to a USB smart card reader?

I have a smart card reader and once the card is inserted into the card reader, I have to click on a button on the VFP app to activate the reading of the card. Can someone give me some help on how I could create an app whereby the program will know by itself that a card has been inserted and then start reading the card?

Tq and if you need further info please let me know.

CTKY
 

A:SMART CARD READER - USB TYPE, VFP App

Hi ctky,

What USB smart card reader do you have? Mine cost about $35.

I have a digital concepts smart card reader, and when I insert the smart card from my digital camera, it automatically brings up an app to select what to do which I select store digital photos onto hard disk or something like that - i.e. there is no separate VFP app involved as it is programming into the smart card reader to recognize over a dozen or so various smart cards and trigger the selection of what to do.

From the sound of it, your smart card reader is not capable on its own to know what to do, and clicking on the VFP app may be the only thing you will be able to do, unless you get a more capable one.

-- Tom
 

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Im working on a friends computer. It is an HP and has a smart card reader. I can't find drivers. Any ideas? The computer is a a6137c When I look at devide descriptions is says HP ProtectTools serial smart card reader. How can i tell if it's a hardware instead of software problem?

A:Smart Card reader drivers

You did not give a lot of information, but this site is for smart card readers.
If I have the wrong model, just play around with the site until you get to the appropriate model
HP 2133 Mini-Note PC*-* SCR33x USB Smart Card Reader Driver - HP Business Support Center
If my suggestion of of no value, here is a page that may help
http://www8.hp.com/us/en/support-drivers.html

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Hi Folks

I have recently upgraded from Me to XP - with no regrets at all. However there is one piece of equipment I have that simply will not work (the XP installation report DID tell me about this!)

I have a USB Smart/Flash Combi Card reader that I use in the main for bringing pictures in from my digital camera (which, although very good, doesn't use the USB port - it uses either Smart media or - you've guessed - the serial port (aaaarrrrgggghhhhh). Hence the purchase of a seperate USB Card reader.

Now as I see it I have 2 options;

1 - upgrade the USB reader drivers;
2 - purchase a new USB card reader for XP

I have looked around for drivers with no luck, so I guess I will have to purchase a new card reader. Anyone have any recommendations?

rgds

John
 

A:[Solved] USB Smart Card Reader for XP

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After upgrading my Vista Business SP2 (32-bit) to Windows 7 Ultimate RC (32-bit) my Broadcom USB smart card reader does not work any longer (Dell Latitude E6400 with built in smart card reader). The newest available driver from dell support was already tested (Broadcom, driver date 09/23/2008, version 1.0.0.1, digitally signed WHQL, released by dell in March 09), but the device can not start (Error code 10) with Windows 7. With the Microsoft WUDF Driver (Usbccid, driver date 06/21/2006, version 6.1.7100.0) the device starts but whenever I insert my smart card an additional device is detected (other device - smart card) but no driver found - Error message is: The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28). What else can I try to get this reader working again (with vista sp2 the smart card reader was working fine with the broadcom driver)?

A:Broadcom USB Smart Card reader not working

I have the same problem with my E6400 64 bit.Dell should have the drivers for it but i don't see them on the website
I think there are several packages you need to install to get this to work.http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?os=W764&osl=EN&catid=-1&impid=-1&servicetag=&SystemID=LAT_E6400&hidos=WLH&hidlang=en&TabIndex=ControlPoint Security Driver PackControlPoint System ManagerControlPoint Security ManagerDo you have the latest version of all of these installed?zokyn/andy_power - As Ronnie suggested, please go into device manager and find the Hardware ID for the your smartcard readers, then post them here.  Also post the make/model of your PC's.  I'll see if I can help you track down drivers.Thanks,MarkWant to know if your hardware will work on Windows 7? Check out these links:
**Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
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**Microsoft Logo'd Hardware List**

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Hello!
So, I ended up here because I didn't know what else to do. I have a problem with my Smart Card Reader(ID-Card). Windows doesn't let me install drivers for it manually, neither did it install them automatically. It all happened after updating Windows to the Anniversary Update. I tried to reinstall drivers, "Repair My Computer" with Windows disk(which didn't work for some reason) and used USB 2.0 and 3.0 to test whether it's the port problem. Also, manual installation gave me an error: "This operation requires an interactive window station."
Can anyone here help me? I need to use smart card reader every day, to be honest.

Sincerely,
fusionz

A:Smart Card Reader driver problem

Are you sure you've got the right driver? Have you checked the manufacturers website yet? If there are no suitable drives you might want to try compatibility mode.

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Hi, I'm new here - first post. Recently bought used W541 - all options except Smart Card Reader, so I bought new cable and used reader (FRU 04X5560). Installed them, but reader seems not working - could be out of order, but before search for another one just to ask if I'm missing something? In bios is Enabled, I've downloaded the driver from Lenovo support page, installed it but still no progress - can't see it in Device Manager. Search for new hardware does not detect anything. Tried to Disabled and Enabled it from BIOS - no change. Does any one have an idea why the official driver is for "Alcor SmartCard Reader Driver"? I read it should appear under same name in Device Manager. On my other ThinkPads (T430, T510, T530) is listed as "Integrated Smart Card Reader". I Google it, but seems no any threads about this problem. Any help or guidness is appretiated.  Thanks in advance!

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Hi, I have just recieved my brand new Portege Z30 a few days ago.
I am trying to use the Smart Card reader for my Spanish ID (DNIe) and seems not to be working.
When I insert the card as it says in the Users Manuel, it doesn't happen anything.
Do I need to "actuvate" de SC reader somehow?

(DNIe needs an SC reader compatible with ISO7816, as the one installed in my laptop seems to be)

A:Portege Z30 - Smart Card Reader seems not to be working

Usually you must not ?activate? anything. Check card reader status in device manager please. Is everything OK there?

Be sure you use compatible card and it is inserted properly.

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USB\VID_08E6&PID_3438&REV_0100
USB\VID_08E6&PID_3438

windows 7 driver managerment display: smart card,no drivers

SCFILTER\CID_8065a209010352

but "USB Key smart Card Reader" works fine.

A:Gemplus USB Key smart Card Reader question?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by moreal


USB\VID_08E6&PID_3438&REV_0100
USB\VID_08E6&PID_3438

windows 7 driver managerment display: smart card,no drivers

SCFILTER\CID_8065a209010352

but "USB Key smart Card Reader" works fine.


Which one was the question?

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Hi I used to have an MS 7091 Motherboard which had a smart card reader connector on the board, have now got an Asrock N68C-S UCC motherboard and was wondering if someone new how I would be able to somehow connect the card reader to my Asrock motherboard. I still have Advent AirXL case that the MS mothherboard was in. Thanks
Dools
 

A:Solved: smart card reader probs

I think your motherboard was build for Medion who unfortunately don't conform to regular standards with their connections. A card reader would normally connect to a USB connector on the motherboard but the Medion has a different one, so I would just get another card reader and connect to USB socket on your Asus board.
 

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Hello. I bought the smart card reader 04X5393 with cable 00JT989  and put it in my new T470s (20HG), now I see SCR in BIOS and it?s Enabled, but in Device Manager there is nothing.Is there anyone who could help me?

A:Thinkpad T470s and smart card reader

Driver:
https://download.lenovo.com/pccbbs/mobiles/n1wv105w.exe
 

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Hello. I bought the smart card reader 04X5393 with cable 00JT989  and put it in my new T470s (20HG), now I see SCR in BIOS and it?s Enabled, but in Device Manager there is nothing.Is there anyone who could help me?

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Our business had purchased several T480s laptops without smart-card readers. Our department has a need to add smart-card readers into our laptops. I reached out to Lenovo support and was informed that the laptops have the appropriate cable already inside the laptop and that we only need to purchase the physical card-reader and install them.  I removed the back pannel of the laptop and found the appropriate port populated with a cable. This cable was a dual purpose. It is designed to feed both the finger-print reader and smart-card reader. According to page 56 of the Hardware Maintenance Manual the cable should fold/bend and turn 90 degrees and connect into the smart-card reader (when installed). The issue I am facing is that the cable has been cut flat and wrapped in fabric tape. This feels as though the cable was modified at the factory which prevents users from adding smart-card readers after purchase.  The laptop has a smart-card dummy plug blocking the port and is identified as an "optional" component on the Lenovo website. I am not sure why a modified/altered cable would be installed in the laptop just because the customer did not order a smart-card reader at the time of ordering. I have reached out to local service reps, Lenovo support and Lenovo warranty department. All of which point fingers at one another saying "go check with these people". So far, no one has been able to point me to a part number or a way to obtain appropriate cable(s)... Read more

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Ricoh Bay 8 smart card reader not working after windows 10 upgrade.Hi,Can anyone made some suggestions for a work around to this problem?

A:Ricoh Bay 8 smart card reader not working after windows 10 u...

Hi: The only suggestion I can offer would be to install the W7 driver for the card reader system which includes the Ricoh Bay 8 Controller. This package contains the Ricoh Media Card Reader Driver for the supported notebook models and operating systems. The Ricoh Media Card Reader driver provides support for the following media: Memory Stick, xD-Picture Card, MMC, SD, and SmartCard. ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp46501-47000/sp46972.exe

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I have a Dell Precision M4400 with a build in Smart Card Reader.
I'm using the Belgian eID program which is a program to login to  the government website.
On the laptop Windows 10 with all the updates is installed. I have, I think, the latest Broadcom driver installed for the smart card reader.
Now my problem: when I insert my ID card into the Smart Card Reader I get the error message "read error". I already changed the build-in Smart Card Reader with a new one but I still get the same error.
Is this a driver problem or does my laptop simply do not work with windows 10 anymore, or is it another problem?
All info to let it work would be very appreciated.

A:Precision M4400 Smart Card Reader not working

Is it possible that someone of the Dell support gives me an answer plz?
Kind regards

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I can't uninstall the Ricoh Bay8Controller. I've tried disabling it in my Device Manager, uninstalling the driver, uninstalling the entire device, but it won't work permanently: after a reboot, the device shows up again.

I want to uninstall it, because it always shows up in the ?Safely Remove Hardware?. Normally, this icon doesn't show (and thus doesn't bother me), but with this piece of hardware reinstalling itself, the icons keeps showing up. Too annoying for words to describe...

If it wouldn't show up I wouldn't mind having it installed. Besides, I might need to use the device (it's a smart card reader) sometimes. I just don't want to see it on my task bar where it annoys me.

When I had Windows 7 and 8 installed, the device could be disabled/uninstalled/invisible. How do I achieve this in Windows 10?

(There are some additional devices, such as a fingerprint reader, that will neither install nor uninstall correctly. However, they only show up in Device Manager, nowhere else, so I'm good with that.)

A:Can't uninstall Ricoh Bay8Controller (smart card reader)

Originally Posted by EDP


I can't uninstall the Ricoh Bay8Controller. I've tried disabling it in my Device Manager, uninstalling the driver, uninstalling the entire device, but it won't work permanently: after a reboot, the device shows up again.

I want to uninstall it, because it always shows up in the ‘Safely Remove Hardware’. Normally, this icon doesn't show (and thus doesn't bother me), but with this piece of hardware reinstalling itself, the icons keeps showing up. Too annoying for words to describe...

If it wouldn't show up I wouldn't mind having it installed. Besides, I might need to use the device (it's a smart card reader) sometimes. I just don't want to see it on my task bar where it annoys me.

When I had Windows 7 and 8 installed, the device could be disabled/uninstalled/invisible. How do I achieve this in Windows 10?

(There are some additional devices, such as a fingerprint reader, that will neither install nor uninstall correctly. However, they only show up in Device Manager, nowhere else, so I'm good with that.)



This may give you more info.... Ricoh Bay8 controller - HP Support Forum - 4796141

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I'm using Win 7 64bit and I can't get it to see the Akasa InterConnect Internal Smart Card Reader. If this isn't compatible with Win 7 64bit, does anyone please know of an Internal Card Reader that can read HDSC cards?
Thanks.

A:Akasa InterConnect Internal Smart Card Reader

I don't know about the Akasa model, but this is what I have on my system. It works perfectly in all of my installed OSes, and can read/write SDHC cards.


Sweex - My Digital Life

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15-in-one smart card reader worked fine under WIN 8.1 but after upgrade to Win10 It does not work or show up In device list. I have looked for drivers but do not know if it's a HP or Realtek unit or whatever. Any suggestions? Regards, Eyvind

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W520 Smart Card reader does not show up in Device Manager. It was working before and now nothing.  Nothing happens when SD card plugges in. Could my smart card reader stop working or is this a configuration issue? Any thoughts? thanks Ian

A:W520 Smart Card reader does not show up in Device Manager

Hi  Ian,
 
Welcome to the community, and thanks for the post.
 
The issue is related with software, to resolve this you need to re-install the card reader driver from the below mentioned web link.
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_SG/downloads/default.page?
 
After that check if the issue get resolved.
 
Regards,
Sameer





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I still use smart media cards for transferring designs from my laptop to an embroidery machine, manufactured in 2005. It cost $4000 and comparable ones today cost $8000. I can't upgrade my equipment; my equipment is for imaging but it's not a camera. I hope I'm in the right blog.
So, here's my question: I bought a brand new reader/writer by a company called Microtech, which (I since learned) no longer exists. I got it brand new from Amazon just 3 weeks ago, and it came with an installation disk but the instructions only apply to Windows ME and earlier. I have the disk in my laptop, but I don't see any installation setup. Can I just go ahead and plug the device into my USB port? Is there a patch or something I should install first (to enable Windows 8 to read this disk)?
I'm not handy with computers. I use it mostly for embroidery and shopping.
 

A:reader/writer for older equipment (smart media card)

Windows 8 will most probably install the correct driver for you so just plug it in.
If for any reason windows does not install the driver there's no harm done the device won't work and we will have to think of something else.
 

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Hello, we deploy Windows10 through SCCM, we tweak some BIOS settings with BiosConfigUtility during the tasksequence.One setting is giving me issues,  Smart Card Reader Power Setting (if present)*Always powered onPowered on if card is present There is no issue actually setting it, the problem is that the smartcard reader only shows up if i go into BIOS Settings through F10 and then exit, it does not matter if i Save and Exit or not.I verified that the value actually changes with :getvalue after manuelly setting it with biosconfigutility. More info:BIOS ver.  N75 01.05Smart Card Reader Power Setting (if present), the setting itself can be accesed through BIOS under the name "Smart Card Power Savings" which is confusing and makes no sense. Anyone else with similar issues ?

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Hi I have an issue regarding the Alcor micro usb smart reader in my T470 and Windows 10. I have a 256GB SD inserted and use it as permanent data storage but randomly after some time it just disappears from windows and I have to eject and insert it again. I already checked for driver updates and the drivers are up-to-date from just recently. I also looked for some kind of powermanagement setting but wasn't able to find anything. This is extremely annoying as my cloud data is stored on the card and the client always crashes if the storage is ripped away.  Thank you in advance for any help

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I just received a SCM Smart Card Reader/Writer, model SCR201, and it will not start on my computer. I put it in my wife's Gateway, and it works fine. Main difference is she has IE6, and i have IE7. Any help on this one? I already tried installing the driver from the manufacturer, which was of course to no avail. Now it won't let me roll-back to the previous "Windows Driver".
 

A:PCMCIA Smart Card Reader "This device cannot start. (Code 10)"

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Hey everyone. I am having trouble with my Multi-Card Reader/SD Card Reader. I am trying to take pictures off of my SD card and put them on my computer. I have lost my USB cord for the camera and can't locate it at this time or I would do that.

So anyway, I put the card in the SD card drive and the green light does not come on. I then open up My Computer and the drive isn't even listed. I checked in Device Manager as well and as far as I know, it is not listed in there either. If it is, then it is under a name that I don't recognize.

So anyway, I would greatly appreciate some help in getting my computer to recognize my Multi-Card Reader/SD Card Reader.

Also, I tried these things from my Standard Account.

Here's my system information:

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 215 Processor, AMD64 Family 16 Model 6 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 4863 Mb
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9100, 256 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 599384 MB, Free - 536482 MB; D: Total - 10992 MB, Free - 1649 MB;
Motherboard: PEGATRON CORPORATION, VIOLET6
Antivirus: COMODO Antivirus, Updated and EnabledClick to expand...
 

A:Solved: Windows is not recognizing my Multi-Card Reader/ SD Card Reader

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Ok, I got everything set up and the Red light is on. Now what do i do? How do I extact the pictures from the smartmedia USB Reader??

If i click on my computer, i can see the E drive (removable disk or something like that) i click on it and nothing? it gives a message it is not ready. Yes i have the smartmedia card in the USB Reader.

Even if i use my photoshop element program I can't aquire any images at all.. I looked in Programs and can't even find a Program call USB Reader so i can access it.

What do i do? help!! How do i extract images from the USB Reader! thank you!!
 

A:How do i use this Smart Media USB Reader

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Hello, I have a question about SD Card Readers. I have one where you insert the SD Card, and plug in a USB cable to connect it to the computer. Does the SD Card use a USB Root Hub to connect, or does it use the Realtek 2.0 Card Reader?

My real question is, if I had accidentally uninstalled my Realtek 2.0 Card Reader built into the computer, will an SD Card Reader connected by USB be able to read the SD Cards?

Also, is there a way I can prevent SD cards from being read through a reader on my computer without uninstalling a USB Hub Driver? Like specifically prevent new Drivers from being installed, or prevent new SD Cards from being recognized? Such as using a free downloadable tool that someone may know about.

I have tried going to Devices and Printers, right clicking on my PC, Device Installation Settings, then turning off automatic driver installs. After I do that, and plug in a new device, it still auto installs the drivers and can use it.

A:Does an SD Card Reader need the Realtek 2.0 Card Reader Driver?

Disable the driver, through Device Manager.

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Windows 7 SP2 Intel desktop PC.
I have a weird 3? slot internal USB card reader problem.
All SD and mSD cards (last with adapter) are recognized normally as storage devices except one Sandisk Extreme Pro 8GB micro SD, which worked normally until 2 weeks ago but still works normally with other external USB card reader.
With internal USB reader all SD cards used to be drive L: and still are L:, except this Sandisk Pro.
When this Sandisk mSd card is inserted nothing happens and looks like Windows considers it as nothing or something else but not a storage device.
Nor computer storage manager doesn't see it in internal card reader.

But when I use external card reader, this Sandisk SD card works normally and is given a letter S:.

It looks like some kind registry numerator of USB devices has listed this SD card ID as not storage device.
Any ideas how to troubleshoot?

A:SD card stopped working in old reader while reader and card are OK

If it were in the registry as not a valid device, it wouldn't work from the external reader, either. I would check to make sure that you don't have dirty contacts in the internal reader. Sometimes dust can get in there and raise havoc, especially on some SD cards which have more active contacts than others. One dirty contact can make one card not work, while other, low density cards, will.

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I have tried to download some pictures to my Dell Inspiron MT560 from an SD card, using the in-built multi card reader. The reader did not recognise the card and after several attempts I viewed the properties in Device Manager.
For some reason, although drivers for other cards appear, that for the SD card ( and MMC?) does not show at all, even in hidden devices! I am at a loss how that could be and how to rectify problem. Can anyone help please?
In case it is relevant here is info gathered. Generic Driver volume for the other card varieties is
6.1.7600.16385(win7_rtm.090713-1255) and specifically for the SD card USBSTOR\Disk&Ven_Generic-&Prod_SD/MMC&Rev_1.00\058F63626420&0

A:Found generic reader for SD card in 19in 1multi reader AWOL

Embarrassment squared! My failing brain forgot System Restore.

Basic problem is still to be solved though: the card reader will not recognise the SD card. Hope you'll still help.

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i have done a lot of googling and i still don't understand what are they good for but i have a feeling they r some sort of old data storing devices like the floppy disks. anyway here is the picture of the smart card reader http://www.mega.pk/items_images/4962Dell_Latitude_E6420_496a.jpg its the long horizontal slot . i read a lot of confusing topics of people talking about smart cards of phones and cameras , im interested in knowing what the laptop smart card reader is good for , or the other thing the pcmcia ,
 

A:Solved: what the heck is the smart card and PCMCIA card slot

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i have a few pics and video clips from my logitech 510

i read this thred but i don't have a card reader to use that rog.

http://forums.techguy.org/digital-p...inolta-dimage.html?highlight=recover+pictures
 

A:pls help me recover pics from my smart card card

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My lenovo Yoga 710 sd card reader doesn't work. It worked fine the other day, but now it comes up with "You need to format the disk before you can use it." when I try to format, it says it is write protected.SD Card works in everything else and even works in a sd card reader plugged into the USB, it just won't work in the Card reader.I have tried to format it is diskpart and have reloaded drivers. Any ideas? This is the second laptop that had this problem, the first was a sony and I just delt with it never able to fix the issue, but now this is bugging me.

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It also slows down my computer it appears - The driver that was installed automatically says 2006 IC USB Storage-CFC USB Device

this is the hardware ID

under USB MASS STORAGE DEVICE
USB\VID_1019&PID_0C55&REV_0100
USB\VID_1019&PID_0C55

And under one of the Tabs:
USBSTOR\DiskIC______USB_Storage-CFC_301b
USBSTOR\DiskIC______USB_Storage-CFC_
USBSTOR\DiskIC______
USBSTOR\IC______USB_Storage-CFC_3
IC______USB_Storage-CFC_3
USBSTOR\GenDisk
GenDisk

Any help would be appreciated ! Thanks all

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