Clean your USB PortFebruary 1, 2011 # 11:27 pm # USB Gadgets # No Comment
Do you realize that when your USB gadget can’t connect to your computer, the problems are not always in the gadget? Most of the people think that when a USB port can’t detect a device, it means the device is damaged. However, if you check your USB port, you will often see green materials piled out on the copper part of your USB port. The green materials are the result of oxidization. It can be analogized as an iron that gets rusty.
The result of the oxidization can cut off the electricity flow from and to the USB gadget and it makes the gadget unrecognizable by the laptop or computer. To prevent and to fix such problems, you need USB port cleaner. The cleaner should be able to clean even the farthest part of the port. To make the cleaning effective, the USB port cleaner is equipped with certain chemical mixture to clean the copper pin on the USB port.
The USB port cleaner is just like an usual USB gadget and to clean the USB port you only need to plug the USB device to the USS port several times. It will clean the electrical barriers and improve the USB in transferring the data.