Dave's Tech Tips #134567


On a Windows machine, go into the Device Manager, select the various USB hubs, go into their properties and uncheck the "allow the computer to turn this device off to save power" checkbox.

Your computer will now only take 6 seconds to respond to a USB device being plugged in, as opposed to 20+ seconds before.

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