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Help with connecting all the right power supply cable

By DLambie
Oct 26, 2009
  1. Is there a site or diagram to see of what power supply cables go where?

    I want to make sure am installing the righ cables
    .
     
  2. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,435   +145

    I'm not sure, but as an aside, cables that fit in place are almost always right.
    Right now, I can only think of one exception: there may be a four pin input slot on the motherboard, you should insert the single 4 pin cable from the powersupply, NOT break apart two eight pins. I'm not even sure if that will fit.
     
  3. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    [​IMG]

    Did I miss any?
     
  4. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,219   +157

    maybe just this one, the 4 pin CPU fan sensor [​IMG]
     
  5. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    oops :blush:

    I also forgot this one:
    [​IMG]
    It charges a battery backup inside a PC
    True about 15years old now
     
  6. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,219   +157

    WOW, now thats an esoteric find:haha::p,
    nice to see ya back
     
  7. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

  8. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,219   +157

  9. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Now that did make me laugh :) :) :D (and not much does anymore)
    I can't believe I forgot the Power Outlet, or is scientific terms: GPO ;) :grinthumb
    Is that the connector you were unsure of? Hmm?
    Because if so, then that's the problem right there ;)
     
  10. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,219   +157

    hey, hey, hey,
    im not the OP here! :haha::p:D
     
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