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Old 08-21-2005, 02:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, just a quick question and i'll be on my way.

I just upgraded some parts in my compaq desktop - got a new motherboard, video card, and audigy zs... I got it all put in the case (microatx, in case it matters...) and found out that the wire coming from the power switch/led's was not the same pin configuration as the one that is on my new motherboard. it's not even close. can i buy a new switch, or some kind of adapter or something?

thanks to anyone willing to help!


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Old 08-21-2005, 09:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
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sounds like maybe an at psu?


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Old 08-21-2005, 12:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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do you mean the switch is only on the psu, like old computers? it's a fairly new computer, it's got a button in front...the wire coming from it just doesnt fit onto the spot where it should on my new mb.

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