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Floppy Dongle? Harddrive Dongle?

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Some video cards say they need an avaliable harddrive dongle, which I dont know if I have.

My current video card is powered like this: wires from psu go to the Hd, then they go to the video card, then to the floppy. Is this a floppy or hardrive dongle?
The connection to the video card is a big 4 pin connector.

If that is a floppy dongle, how do I know if I have room for another hardrive dongle?
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Topic: Dongle Plug
Date: 3rd Oct-2005
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These plugs are they cascaded – (usually they are pass-thru connectors on data lines) – Sounds like you are describing the 4 pin power connectors – The dongle plug is generally a means of software/hardware protection – In one case – I would think more on the lines of a Security Video System – And very $$$$ -

Here is Web site for Dongle Info - http://www.handicom....lish/dongle.asp Start here

But if you are looking at a video card that features dual DVI outputs and a video-in/video-out (VIVO) module. Where – the onboard VIVO allows for the output of composite, S-video, and component video- and allows for composite and S-video input that uses video-in/video-out dongle. The dongle allows for the input and output of composite and S-video and also outputs component video. then visit this web site –


If that is the case then maybe you should try POSTING in the – [GAMES] – or [VIDEO EDITING] – Sections of this Forum – for info & web sites – on hands experience –

If you have a Video Card in mind – Visit that Web site –

What is it – that you are thinking of using – or what video card are you having trouble with??


Edited by Jack123, 03 October 2005 - 07:13 PM.

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