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Old 06-22-2004, 01:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have an old laptop (IBM Thinkpad 380d) which has no USB. I would like to use USB on it. Is there any type of card or adapter I can use to be able to have USB support?
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Are you sure you don't have USB ports already? I've been tooling around the IBM website looking for addons to your laptop (your specific model) and many of them use a USB interface.

But if you're sure that you don't have them, you could get a docking station, but that is kind-of spendy


http://www-132.ibm.com/webapp/wcs/st...810U&storeId=1

or

http://www-132.ibm.com/webapp/wcs/st...7912&storeId=1

For other accessories or if you want to look further, here's the IBM website for upgrades to your system.

http://www.pc.ibm.com/us/accessories....html?qse.380d
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Old 06-22-2004, 02:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I thought I remembered someone telling me that you can buy PCMCIA cards with USB. I found this at Comp USA's website. http://www.compusa.com/products/prod...596&pfp=SEARCH
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