External Hard Drives

  tom359 20:02 01 Dec 2003
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am contemplating fitting an external hard drive. All the ones I have looked at list USB2 in their requirments, I have USB 1 is there anything I can do to overcome this?

  powerless 20:05 01 Dec 2003

Buy a USB2.0 PCI card.

Ex. click here

  dazzling (work) 20:07 01 Dec 2003

install usb 2 card.you can plug it into usb1 but it will have the slower transfer rate have you not got a spare ide connector.darren

  Mango Grummit 20:17 01 Dec 2003

I use an external drive on three different machines, one with USB 2, the others are USB 1 and the difference in speed is of no consequence I find.

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