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installing a media card reader on a dell dimension e310

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USB header cable. . .

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You need the USB header cable which will connect the reader to the USB ports on the motherboard. Optional at extra cost.

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Although. . .

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looking at the picture, the cable shown is the header cable. You will need the available header port on the motherboard to plug into.

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usb header

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thats the thing the board does not have anything like that

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usb header cable

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how do i find one of those so far i cant find it

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Here's what you need. . .

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external reader

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oh i see this is one of those external readers i kinda wanted to install the internal kind that was in the link i provided but since this is my only option i guess ill try this one


thanks for the help

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Yep. . .

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Unless you have a spare USB header on the motherboard, this is your only option.

Wayne

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