Firewire card for Dell Optiplex GX 280? Tags: NICs Optiplex Firewire Dell Components Last response: December 14, 2009 7:18 PM in Components Share mj rancho December 2, 2009 1:50:28 AM I need to add a firewire port to a DELL Optiplex GX280 (running Windows XP Professional) so that I can connect with an Acomdata external hard drive. Can someone please recommned a firewire adaptor/card that will be compatible with my system? Thanks, MJ More about : firewire card dell optiplex 280 das_stig December 2, 2009 3:35:07 PM Recommended by Dell and supports XP-Vista. StarTech.com 2 Port PCI Express 1394a FireWire Card PCI-X1 £15 - http://www.lambda-tek.com/componentshop/index.pl?origin... mj rancho December 14, 2009 7:18:40 PM I was told by someone else that a PCI Express card would not work in this machine. So I purchased a "generc" 3-port PCI 1394a card and installed it. So far so good. Thanks. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDell Optiplex GX280 Graphics Card PCIe Upgrade ForumDell Optiplex GX280 Graphics Card PCIe Upgrade ForumSuggestion for PCI-Express card for Dell Optiplex GX280 ForumVideo card Dell Optiplex GX280 small desktop ForumDell optiplex gx280 drivers free download ForumRAM Upgrade for Dell Optiplex GX280 ForumDell optiplex gx280 ForumWill a ASUS Geforce GTX 550 Ti work in dell optiplex gx280 small deaktop? ForumDell optiplex gx280 drivers windows 7 ForumWindows 7 for dell optiplex gx280 ForumDell optiplex gx280 processor ForumWill this PSU be enough? ForumCreative sound card drivers 5 1 vx for windows 7 Forum7.1 Sound Card for Windows 7 ForumGraphics Card "bottle-necked" by cpu ForumSchematics for dell 2400 PC ForumDell Inspiron Package: Suitable for a Casual Gamer? ForumHow much mb are on a Hp pavilion slimline video card Forum[Solved] Card reader ForumDell 8400 boot problem More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !