Mark Knecht wrote:
I have 1 external USB hard drive, it works fine hooked up to a single
USB2 port on my Toshibas. It contains a 2.5" notebook hard drive.
I've been told that external hard drives that use desktop-sized 3.5" or
larger hard drive technology require more power than the USB port alone
can provide. Most such drives I've seen came with external power
supplies, or special USB cables that used 2 ports to provide power.
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