Needing help with an MSI-7145

By Jaquio
Apr 1, 2006
  1. Help me please with this dumb question...

    which is the right way to put the power switch, reset switch and so on?

    with the printed label facing up or down?...

    by the way... im missing a POWER LED conector on the jfp 2.. is that going to be the problem?... because i cant get the computer to start... everything is brand new

    1gig Kingston DDR 400
    AMD Athlon XP 3000+
    Maxtor 200Gig SATA Drive..
    INO GeForce 6600 256

  2. SOcRatEs

    SOcRatEs TechSpot Paladin Posts: 966


    The power led is not as important as the "power sw".
    these are comming from the front panel of your case.
    These are colored wires,
    green with white(power sw)-
    red with white(HDD) etc.

    The colored wire is normaly the +positive side, the white is the-negative side.
    These are important for the led lights on the fron panel not the reset and power on switch.

    The image below shows "P" as positive and "N" as negative.
    Look to the numbers on diagram and match with the list to orient the front panel wire correctly.

    Post back if you continue to have trouble.

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