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Old 01-30-2005, 01:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default hard drive enclosure?

hi, i have a few questions abuot this in case anyone can answer, im pretty sure i know wat this is im just checking


-this allows me to plug in an internal IDE HDD for a standard desktop computer and use it thru USB?

if so

-will i be able to access it thru dos and or Norton Ghost?

-will it be much slower than if it's internal, since it's USB 2.

-i know it's usb 2, does that mean i can by no means use it with USB 1.1?

thanks in advance.

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Old 01-30-2005, 02:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It won't work in DOS
It will take forever if you use 1.1
The speed will most likely stay at 30MB/s
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