07-01-2011 12:38 PM
My front USB ports broke, like the black piece literally came out. I need more USB ports. Therefore, does anyone know which part I should purchase to replace them.
This is my computers setup: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/D
Can I puchase this one and just remove the extra mic and headphone ports?
07-01-2011 01:00 PM - edited 07-01-2011 01:08 PM
yes you can replace it but not with the one you just mentioned from best buy, this one is used with PCI slot and placed on the back on you case, even though this one is not compatible with your motherboard.
I recommend you ask someone who know how to replace it for you
that is what you should look for
If you need for something similar to the one from best buy which can install on you mobo, you should look for this
07-01-2011 01:18 PM
AOG caught your error. Your computer does not have PCI slots. It has (1) PCI-Ex16, and (3) PCI-Ex1 slots. This card will add 4 USB2.0 slots, simple install inside your case.
The front USB/audio/headphone is a module, as expressed by AOG's link. It is not a card.
To say THANK YOU, press the white "thumbs up" on the left, to render a KUDO.
Please click Accept as Solution, just to the right of my reply if your problem is solved.
You can render both Solution and KUDO
HP DV7t i7 3160QM 2.3Ghz 8GB WIN7-64bit
Custom Asus P8P67 board, I7-2600k, WIN7 Pro 64bit, GTX670 2GB, 16GB RAM, 750W OCZ, 1T HD SATA 6Gb/s
HP m9200t CTO,Win7 Pro 32 bit. ASUS 550Ti 2GB, Rosewill 630W
HP m8100eCTO WIN7 Ultimate 32bit. XFX5670 1GB, Rosewill 530W.
Printer -- OfficeJet Pro 8600 Plus, HP Deskjet F4135