If connected to the computer via Thunderbolt, can the USB 3 port be used to connect USB 3 device?

  • Asked by Patrick M from Toledo
  • Mar 6, 2013
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  • Answer

    Nope.

    Only one interface at a time can be used at a time.

    The first one used becomes the active interface as long as it remains connected.

    • Answered by Mike M from Beaverton
    • Mar 8, 2013