Can I charge my DS lite with a USB cord connected to my PC?

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#1 Posted by Irrat8ed (30 posts) -

So...can I charge my DS lite by just connecting it to my PC with a regular USB cord?

#2 Posted by bededog (8579 posts) -
No. All you do is plug the charger into the DS and plug it into the power outlet. No middle man is needed. Why would they use a USB cord to charge the DS? :?
#3 Posted by WSGRandomPerson (13693 posts) -
No, but the new PSP can. :D
#4 Posted by Articuno76 (18876 posts) -
Not with a regular USB cord. However if you look around online you can get a USB cable for the DS, they cost about $5US.
#5 Posted by thisguy51 (5319 posts) -

Not with a regular USB cord. However if you look around online you can get a USB cable for the DS, they cost about $5US.Articuno76

Iv'e seen those. You can also nab one at EB for $10

#6 Posted by vatterott (1842 posts) -
Um...where would it go?
#7 Posted by iam_suede (350 posts) -
these cords are not officially liscened products and could do damage to your DS...
#8 Posted by Irrat8ed (30 posts) -
I thought the power cord was just a usb...but now that I look at it again it appears to be different. I bought one of those DS usb cords.