1394 plug into mobo?

By kesler ยท 5 replies
Dec 2, 2006
  1. I bought a mobo socket 478. The case I bought has a firewire plug. The mobo has 2 places to plug usb in. Does the firewire plug into a spot for the usb on the mobo? I do not see any markings for a 1394 plug. Thank you Kirk
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    1394 is firewire not usb!! They are 2 very different technologies!!

    A firewire plug should only ever be plugged into a firewire port!!

    If your mobo doesn't have a firewire port then it doesn't support it!!!!
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    Depends on the motherboard. What motherboard do you have?
  4. kesler

    kesler TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 54

    pc chips m963gv socket 478
  5. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

  6. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    In that case, for $0.99 you can pick up this card and connect the wires to its 1 internal.
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