usb 2.0 and device manager help

  patso 22:11 01 May 2008

in device manager tells me i have a usb 2.0 root hub plus 2 usb root hubs.i have 2 front and a back usbs with an external hard drive in one at the do i know which one is the usb 2.0 as i would like the hard drive plugged in to this usb,any ideas please,my pc is 5 years old by the way , thanks

  rossgolf 22:26 01 May 2008

plug into either and transfer a couple of files and which ever is fastest is the 2.0

  Switcher 00:47 02 May 2008

When you plug a USB 2,0 device into a USB 1.0 socket you will get a warning such as "this device can operate faster"

  patso 13:41 02 May 2008

thanks again for the replies.i will try all the usb sockets and see which one gives me the error message so and hope i get the right one thanks again cheers

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