Saturday, March 29, 2003, 6:48:43 PM, you wrote: sm> I have quite a few USB devices (scanner, zipdisk, hard drive-ext, pda, etc). sm> My new computer came with USB2 ports. sm> Do i have to change to usb2 cables? If I don't, am i losing anything- like speed? Hello Steve, Not unless and until you have USB2 devices. You should connect USB2 devices to USB2 ports using higher quality USB2 cables. Until then, you will gain nothing by using USB2-rated cables with your USB(1) devices. HTH, Ron For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.