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January 30, 2007 6:56:20 PM

If i plug a external hard disk that use USB 2.0 in a old computer that doesn't have the technologie of USB 2.0. Those it gonna work?

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January 30, 2007 7:24:29 PM

Yes. It'll just be slower. USB is backward compatible.
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February 1, 2007 9:54:24 AM

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If i plug a external hard disk that use USB 2.0 in a old computer that doesn't have the technologie of USB 2.0. Those it gonna work?

Thanx


Instead of running at USB 2.0 speeds (480mbps) it will be capped to usb 1 speeds (12mbps), all usb devices are otherwise all compatible with each other
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