more USB's for CF31

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  1. sunrk

    sunrk Notebook Evangelist

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    My CF31 has just a single standard USB port on the right hand side. There's more than enough room to provide two, but Panasonic chose not to. Is there a way to add a second USB port or would it require a lot of hacking?
     
  2. Shawn

    Shawn Crackpot Search Ninja and Options Whore

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    Very odd.
    Please post photos.
    Every CF31 I have seen has 2 on the side and 2 in the rear under the door.

    Yes it's easy to add ports as long as you get the proper hardware.
     
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  3. jonlowe

    jonlowe Notebook Consultant

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    Assuming your CF-31 has an Expresscard slot, get a dual port USB3 card. I've got one in my CF-19 with the Renasas chipset (now NEC) which works great.

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    They work ok but if you plan on moving a lot of large files these due tend to heat up and could cause problems. We have had a few members in the past burn up there card slot due to this .
     
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  5. TheSpiritOfRadio

    TheSpiritOfRadio Notebook Geek

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    Any pictures of this?
     
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