Install new power supply

By marygg
Dec 4, 2015
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  1. I'm trying to install a new power supply in my 2005 computer. Abit Fatality AN8. Has ATXPWR1 and ATX12V1, with 24 and 4 pins. Old wiring had 20 and 4 pins. New PS has 24 and 6 pins. Instructions say break off extra pins. Before I do, how do I do it? Thanks.
  2. Spykezxp

    Spykezxp TS Addict Posts: 289   +73

    What is the make and model of the new Power Supply?
  3. HardReset

    HardReset TS Addict Posts: 248   +79

    That 6 pin connector is for PCI Express. You should break 20+4 and 4+4.
  4. marygg

    marygg TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 121

    Thanks for your help. It came apart easily once I tried it. Computer is up and running. I am so happy.

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