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USB & 1394 Wiring Matchup Question, Front Panel to Board

By macx
Oct 18, 2005
  1. Building new computer, ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe board

    For the board 1394 connector, I was
    able to match them up, but there are
    2 less wires from the front panel port
    than there are pins on the board

    The board has two +12V pins, the panel has one
    The board has three GND, the panel has two

    Any problem?

    For the USB in the front panel - don't know
    if the panel is USB2 or not for sure, I do
    know the board is -

    Board has:

    USB+5V
    USB+6V
    USB_P5-
    USB_P6-
    USB_P5+
    USB_P6+
    GND
    GND

    Frt panel has:

    (1)+D
    (2)+D
    (1)-D
    (2)-D
    (1)+VCC
    (2)+VCC
    GND
    GND

    The numbers in (), above, actually are
    numbers shown inside an O on the schematic

    Except for the GNDs, I'm pretty much stumped there.

    I think that's the last mystery I have to solve
    to get my board all hooked up.

    Thanks for any help!!
     
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    USB+5V to (1)+VCC
    USB_P5- to (1)-D
    USB_P5+ to (1)+D
    any GND to any GND

    USB+6V to (2)+VCC
    USB_P6- to (2)-D
    USB_P6+ to (2)+D
    any GND to any GND
     
  3. macx

    macx TS Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 712

    You're doing it again!

    You continue to bail me out of problems.

    Sure do appreciate it!

    When I see how you've matched it up,
    I do see the symmetry and logic to it.

    I'll have to name that new computer after you! :angel:

    I'm afraid I don't have any Guinness,
    haven't had one since 67 when I was in GB,
    and Dublin BTW,
    but I'll toast you with a Michelob Light!
     
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