[Solved] this hardware device is not connected to the computer- Error code 45

Sometimes you connect some external devices to your computer to transfer some files among the devices. You usually connect camera, Pen drive, etc. But the problem comes to you when you connect the device to the computer and it says that “this hardware device is not connected to the computer- Error code 45”. It doesn’t mean that the device is corrupted or damaged. It simply means that the computer is showing the disconnected status of the device. But if there any internal problem of the computer then it must be removed as soon as possible. You can use Advanced System Repair tool to resolve this issue.

Symptoms –

When you connect the external device then it doesn’t open and gives the error message stating “this hardware device is not connected to the computer- Error code 45”. Beside this slow PC performance, starting problem, automatic system shutdown etc are some of the common symptoms that come to your PC with this error statement.

Causes –

The possible causes of the error message are –  if there incorrect configuration of the system registry, if windows OS is installed incompletely, if there is a virus invasion, due to damaged port where external device is to connect, etc.

How to resolve this issue –

Here is a manual method given to fix “this hardware device is not connected to the computer- Error code 45”:

  1. Go to start button and type CMD in the search box.
  2. Command prompt is opened. Type the following command and press enter. set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1
    cd\%SystemRoot%\System32
    Exit
  3. Go to device manager windows. There you have to remove all unwanted devices from the computer. You can also uninstall them from control panel.

With the help of these steps you will be able to fix “this hardware device is not connected to the computer- Error code 45” but using this method is not an easy task. You should have a high technical skill to apply these steps to your computer. You can also use Advanced System Repair tool to fix this issue.

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In 98% cases it is observed that due to corrupted system files, wrong Windows registry entries and missing or not found dll, exe, vxd, files are the causes of this error. To fix these causes and to remove virus or malware infection you must have to scan Windows with Advanced System Repair tool. Advanced scanning algorithm of this software cleans Windows errors easily.

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