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add power to USB ports on iMac G3

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by mrkramer, Jun 13, 2007.

  1. macrumors 601


    would it be possible to solder any wires to get power onto the USB ports on a G3 iMac? I have a blue 500Mhz model, if that would make any difference. the reason that I want to do this is because all of the iPods use USB now, and I would like to be able to charge mine while I am syncing it.
  2. macrumors G4


    Buy a powered hub?
  3. macrumors 68020

    Which iPod are you using? I have a shuffle which will charge on my iMac, attached to a USB port on the computer itself with an extention cable.


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