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Where do i insert the power/sw/led plug?

by akupora / June 20, 2004 6:21 AM PDT

i took apart my computer and this is the only thing left i have to reconnect...i forgot where i took it out...anyone know? i cant find any open area on the mother board shaped like it.

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(NT) (NT) What motherboard are we talking about?
by Michael Geist / June 20, 2004 7:34 AM PDT
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Re: Where do i insert the power/sw/led plug?
by Stan Chambers / June 20, 2004 8:53 AM PDT

Your MB manual should have a sketch of all the connections on the board.
Since you didn't say what board you have, I can only
guess. I use mostly Soyo boards, and they are typically on the lower right side of the board at bottom. Tiny, you may need a magnifying glass to read the markings.

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Re: Where do i insert the power/sw/led plug?
by Steven Haninger / June 20, 2004 12:17 PM PDT

Generally, the front panel connections are clustered in one area of the board. I would check where you plugged in the others to be sure these are correct. I am guessing you have a connector that spans three pins instead of two that everything (but the speaker) uses. The speaker connector will span 4 pins but only 2 are used as does the power LED. Perhaps you didn't get something in exactly right. The power LED will generally just be a 5V and ground connection. It also is polar sensitive unlike the reset switch and power switch.

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