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Old 12-01-2005, 05:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Okay here is my first of many posts for my first build on a computer. I haven't gotten all the parts yet but I did get my case today. Everything else comes tomarrow.




Is there any possible way to start the system and check the psu to see if it actually works? I am getting an after market psu but I want to check to see if the fans and lights and all work.
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Hmm only thing i can say is hook an old mobo up in there and plug the fans up.
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Looks pretty sweet, have fun with your new rig
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Old 12-01-2005, 09:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I got that same case and I use the PSU. It has worked great for 2 months, it looks great too. No problems.
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what happened after those 2 months?
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