On Apr 26, 2011, at 3:21 PM, crumvoc wrote: > Hi again. Does anyone know if any ol' off the shelf windows PC USB2 > PCI card will work in my g3 powermac? I'd like to upgrade it to USB 2 > if possible.
Yes, USB2 in Windows also required OHCI so they're pretty much all compatible. Note that USB2 requires OS X; in older OS'es you'll only get USB1.1 speeds out of it. G4's have sleep issues with some USB2 chipsets; I don't know if that applies to G3's as well. The NEC chipset works. -- Bruce Johnson University of Arizona College of Pharmacy Information Technology Group Institutions do not have opinions, merely customs -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular focus on Power Macs. The list FAQ is at http://lowendmac.com/lists/g-list.shtml and our netiquette guide is at http://www.lowendmac.com/lists/netiquette.shtml To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/g3-5-list