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Old 09-21-2009, 08:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi everyone!

I am asking for advice before plugging in the computer cas HD audio jack into the motherboard audio jack.

There seems to be a slight difference and I do not want to destroy anything on my motherboard.

Here are the differences:

Thermal Take M9 computer case HD audio pin configuration:

1 MIC2_L
2 GND
3 MIC2_R
4 ACZ_DET
5 LINE2_R
6 FSENSE1
7 FAUDIO_JD
8 No Pin
9 LINE2_L
10 FSENSE2

HD Front Panel Audio for the Gigabyte Motherboard ep45-ud3p
1 MIC2_L
2 GND
3 MIC2_R
4 -ACZ_DET
5 LINE2_R
6 GND
7 FAUDIO_JD
8 No Pin
9 LINE2_L
10 GND

Notice the differences in pins 6 and 10. Ground vs. FSENSE1 and FSENSE2.

Can anyone tell me if this is safe to plug in or should I modify something here?

Please help me someone!

Thanks,

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Yes you can plug that in, no worries there.
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Yes you can plug that in, no worries there.
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Can you help me understand what the FSENSE1 and FSENSE2 represent. And are you certain connecting it to a ground will not damage my system?

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They're Mic and Line out triggers. And yes I'm absolutely certain it won't damage your system.
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They're Mic and Line out triggers. And yes I'm absolutely certain it won't damage your system.
SP,

Thank you and I appreciate your input and expertise! I will try it this weekend!

Have a good one!

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