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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:34 pm

I've had no problems with the micro connectors on most things - other than my phone which no longer connects or charges. My old phone with a mini USB is still going strong after 13 years.
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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:44 pm

okenido wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 1:47 pm
My experience has been terrible with them. Btw I talk about mini-usb B.
Which is an entirely different thing to USB-B which is what you originally stated, hence confusion. MiniB is OK, but wears out fast.
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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 4:35 pm

Told yie! All modern USBs are verra confusing! Mini AB, Micro AB, :shock:
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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:39 pm

Musketeer wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 4:35 pm
Told yie! All modern USBs are verra confusing! Mini AB, Micro AB, :shock:
Simples:

If it does not fit - turn it over
If it still does not fit, push harder till it does

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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:49 pm

They teach something similar in Kindergartens...
Linux is like woman - both wants 180 % of your time...
You want speed Java 9.8x? Throw it out of some Window(s)!
My girlfriend is terribly unmature - she always sinks my boats in bathtub!

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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:22 pm

Musketeer wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:49 pm
They teach something similar in Kindergartens...
Some of my colleagues must have left before then :lol:

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Re: Will USB-C ever replace all other ports or just some?

Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:57 pm

Be calm, "The IT Crowd" supports your idea... :idea:
Linux is like woman - both wants 180 % of your time...
You want speed Java 9.8x? Throw it out of some Window(s)!
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