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join internal usb cables?

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hey all,

i've got 2 usb headers on my mobo, but i have 3 cables that i want to connect...
in the attached pics you can see the 2 cables i want to join if it's possible.
the left one is for my IR Reciever, and the right one is for my card-reader.
(HTPC stuff )
and if it's possible...what would have to be the color sequence?

thanx

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No. If you try to operate both devices on a single header, there will be signaling conflicts.

Just get a USB hub.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
No. If you try to operate both devices on a single header, there will be signaling conflicts.

Just get a USB hub.
In this case it's not an issue (look at the pics); since he wants to have 2 single ports (both in a dual-port connector housing) on a single dual-port housing.

Here is the pinout of a USB header


All you have to do is remove the pins from one housing and insert them into the appropriate positions of the other housing.

As you can see, Re = +5V, Black = Gnd, White = LP-, and Yellow/Green = LP+
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thanx rado! worked flawless
now it's all useable
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post #5 of 5
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Originally Posted by radodrill View Post
In this case it's not an issue (look at the pics); since he wants to have 2 single ports (both in a dual-port connector housing) on a single dual-port housing.

Here is the pinout of a USB header


All you have to do is remove the pins from one housing and insert them into the appropriate positions of the other housing.

As you can see, Re = +5V, Black = Gnd, White = LP-, and Yellow/Green = LP+

Ahh... I thought he wanted three single ports on a dual-port header.
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