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10 USB host lets you hook up external USB devices to your phone, like a keyboard, mouse, USB drive, etc.. Unlike devices which are designed to support USB host, the One S doesn't provide power to the peripheral. That means we need a few more adapter...
1 But my HDD is socket powered! Or does USB need extra power? USB needs extra power. It doesn't matter that the HDD is socket powered. You will still need the Y adapter for USB power. Do you guys think it would be possible to use the phone as ...
1 Thanks but what do you mean "partition and format" with a flash drive? Are you saying there should be more than one partition and there isn't? I've formatted the flash drive a few time in windows always as fat32. Is there another way I should d...
1 Yeah, that's what I figured. Thanks for updating the post. Were you able to mount a flash drive doing this? If so, could you stream a movie from it? Just curious what all you have done with this mod. Thanks again for the write up. I alwa...
1 Is this part right? mkdir /media/sdcard/usb My phone doesn't have a media directory. Plus on your next line you mount /mnt/sdcard/usb. Yes, it should be "mkdir /mnt/sdcard/usb". I'm updating the post now....