Solved Why is my Mac desktop not registering any external devices?

Apple / Os x 10.9.4
August 7, 2014 at 21:02:41
Specs: Macintosh
i've tried connecting my phone, it doesn't register or charge though charges fine from the wall outlet so the cord of fine, the dvd burner/player doesn't register nor a thumb drive in any of the 4 USB ports

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#1
August 8, 2014 at 00:56:11
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This link (it's page 3 of 3) discusses similar issues. Part way down there are some detailed "how to..." instructions. And it may be worth reading through the whole post too?

http://tinyurl.com/jwuwk7u

It's page 3 of 3; and it may also useful to read the other pages too?

And this link will take to a whole slew of information about it all.

http://tinyurl.com/ohqmnsu

Edited to correct the Tiny links

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#2
August 8, 2014 at 08:02:27
Thanks, I have been able to register the DVD on my desktop once I started shutting down my computer while it was plugged into the usb port and upon restarting it actually worked too.....and my phone is registering now too! Yay! What a head ache that was.

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