how do I get more USB ports?

  Fred the flour grader 22:29 13 Sep 04
Locked

Hi guys, just upgraded to broadbend with blueyonder.
It uses a Wireless Access Point on back of my digital telly set top box, to a wireless USB adapter in back of my pc. I only have two usb ports, and was using one for mouse and one for printer. Is it possible to buy an adapter thing to make more ports, so I don't have to unplug broadband to print something out.
any help greatly appreciated.
Thanks, Fred.

  Dan the Confused 22:31 13 Sep 04

I think you can just add a PCI USB card which has more ports on it.

  zig 22:34 13 Sep 04

easier to get yourself an external 4-port usb hub, available from virtually any computer retailer. just plug it in to one of the usb ports and bobs your uncle - 4 new ports to choose from.

  sidecar sid 22:35 13 Sep 04
  Fred the flour grader 22:41 13 Sep 04

Thanks guys, I see Maplin do a USB hub with four extra ports on. That will do me smashing. Thanks for your help.
Fred

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Amazon Fire HD 8 review: A brilliant combination of function and value – with one massive caveat

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

How to create an introvert-friendly workplace

Apple Watch 2 review | Apple Watch Series 2 review: New Apple Watch is faster, brighter, water-resit…