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External USB Drive Power
Aug 2, 2013, 10:01 AM
For external drives that need 2 USB ports to run, can I plug one port into the computer for the data connection and one into one of the AC to USB wall warts for additional power?
Aug 2, 2013
external usb drive power
Aug 2, 2013, 10:07 AM
I believe so.
I see no danger in testing this.
I'm not certain how it is configured though. One of the USB connections may be for DATA + POWER whereas the 2nd one may be POWER ONLY. If it doesn't work, try switching them.
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