My understanding is that this is a proprietary Dell connector for Dell external devices used only in a few Dell laptops and their docking stations which did not have an internal optical drive I first tried to supply the secondary side of the switching powersupply with 5V, but this shorts out I tried it with a current limited powersupply and I turned it up to 1. Hi Bob, Thanks for answering. Thanks, but I will – as soon as I either: Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Ratings and Reviews Write a review. Dell External Hard Disk Drive.
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See details for description of any imperfections. I can’t do anything with now.
Dell D-Bay to USB
A work at all due to the 12V instead of This was helpful 3. Use a meter to make sure and get polarity right since this is DC power. Please, let’s let each other know if we find a ‘cleaner’ solution. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates.
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I could implement your solution, but what do you mean by? As for my electronics skills, I can put together a power pd011s and cut wires to reroute whatever is needed to another connector, soldering, etc. Product Key Features Readable Format s.
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Thanks but what is the final verdict. My understanding is that this is a proprietary Dell connector for Dell external devices used only in a few Dell laptops and their docking stations bbay did not have an internal optical drive If you want to supply power, get the USB case for the drive that allows or comes with said power supply.
When you’ve opened it up, you’ll see this pd01x Yes you could do that but The remaining 5 wires are, strangely enough, not needed for the operation of the PD01S I use it in an old Latitude D which is quite small 12 inch screen and does not have an optical drive. I can’t find any spech’s on it to tell. This item worked great.
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The DVD drive I bought came in a box which has a single cable out which ends on a? This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. It looks like a USB Male with another connector the power supply mounted to it.
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As such the real fix is to get the right number of ports or find someone near you that is electronically inclined. Proffitt Forum moderator December 3, 5: Many thanks again Steve.
Dell External Hard Disk Drive. If you were my neighbor and didn’t piss me off I would make the item for you.
It is a USB device which has additional port as power source also. This was helpful 2. The issue is simple. Make sure it comes bat cords for power and usb. NT Hi the voltage on that p.