I'm on a Thinkpad T510 and I accidentally plugged my Razor USB mouse into the eSata port not realizing my error because it has been working fine this whole time. Does this seem a little odd?
It sounds like you have a USB/eSATA combo port AKA eSATAp. Which enables you to use either the USB or the eSATA on that particular port.
Picture taken from: techarena's forum.
Serial ATA (Wikipedia).
protected by BinaryMisfit Sep 27 '10 at 17:00
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