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Old March 23rd, 2013, 11:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Can I connect the other end of the usb cable from my hard drive to a wall outlet for power???
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Is that not how you normally charge your tablet?
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Old March 24th, 2013, 10:09 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Not for charging sry!
Ihave an external harddrive thats not powered, but it has 2 male usb ends on it... I was wonderingif I could plug one end into my tablet and one end to a wall outlet to powerthe harddrive?
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I wish I could post a pic!
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I would think 1 usb is for data transfers and the other is for power. You should have a transformer to plug the usb into. There is no way you can plug a usb into a wall socket other than via a transformer. If you did you would fry your tablet.
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