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2 months ago.

lpc1768 interfacing with usb hdd

i have a question and need your help

I want to Interfacing LPC1768 with 1TB External USB Hard Disk

Can LPC1768 support it?

I don't know how do it

please help me . i really need it and it's very important every body can help me please reply as sooner as he can thanks alot

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1 month, 3 weeks ago.

The LPC1768 can act as a USBHost, so yes, you can connect external storage. E.g. here someone uses it to connect USB Flash Drive.

However... I have no idea if the FATFileSystem driver supports drives that big. Also you'll need to format the hard disk as FAT.

Did you get it to work ?? Did you need to re-format the HDD ?

Cheers

Ceri

posted by ceri clatworthy 02 Oct 2017

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