BlinkStick Not detected


#1

Purchased 2 BlinkSticks and neither get detected. When i plug into my computer, its shows as unknown USB deveice but the BlinkStick client crashes and the dotnet examples project fail to detected the device…any assistance would be great.


#2

Hi and welcome to the forums.
Everything you can try is listed in this sticky post here:


#3

simple one, but I was using a micro USB from a charger, so the cable worked fine but didn’t allow the computer to see what the device was.

Since the stick comes with no micro USB a good quick step is to make sure the cable you are using is good for data, not just power :slight_smile: