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    Are there any advantages/disadvantages to using a powered usb hub as compared to an unpowered hub? Why would a hub need to be plugged into an outlet?
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    Your USB ports on your PC are limited to a certain milliamp rating. If you use an unpowered hub, it's possible that you will overload your USB port. A powered hub is always a good idea.

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