Usb Port Speed Identifying Program

My asus p5q should have usb 2. 0 ports, at least all of the 6 on the rear panel, but using some with my linksys wusb54g makes winxp give me *** about not being 2. 0 ports and how i should check the list to use another. However it's not east to tell which ports are which. It would be cool if there was a program which presented usb ports and devices in a hierarchy, visually and showed you what was where. Or at the very least, i need something that spells out very clearly which ports are 1. 1 and which are 2. 0 just seeing an "enhanced" controller isn't helping.

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