Need answer ASAP! - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-31-2007, 02:44 PM   #11 (permalink)
Mod Emeritus
b1gapl's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 13,044
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

Oh, that's better. I guess those lumps are like standoffs. But I heard, screwing the motherboard with direct contact to the case, would short it out. I could be wrong. Wait for someone else's answer.



b1gapl is offline  
Old 05-31-2007, 02:51 PM   #12 (permalink)
Mr Beans Sidekick
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Canada
Posts: 563
Send a message via MSN to Max Power
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

yeah anyone else know?? im getting anxious to get started building and right away i get hit by this problem

Max Power is offline  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:18 PM   #13 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
veg1992's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 19,993
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

i can't tell from ur first pic, but i assume they look like holes for the standoffs to go into, but u know what the say about assuiming... it makes an a** out of you and me

cuz A-S-S-U-M-E
I do not accept help requests and/or deleted threads/complaints by PM, Profile or IM/Email. Just ask on the forums! Also, I do have Lockerz invites if you want them, feel free to PM me your email if you want one :0

If I help you, or you just like what I said, rep me by clicking the
or under my avatar; it helps me know that my advice actually helped you.

.. But things don't go according to plan! My Actual Rig, 2009:
veg1992 is offline  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:21 PM   #14 (permalink)
True Techie
cichlidkeeper91's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 210
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

Yes the lumps are to keep the motherboard from touching the case so there is no electricity going through the case and you won't get electrocuted.
cichlidkeeper91 is offline  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:25 PM   #15 (permalink)
True Techie
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 235
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

hmmmm, i was gonna critique you for your poor information supply about your problem, but then i saw the final pic. i have an old revision of the same case, and it comes withou said 'lumps'. if i were you i would screw the fixings into those lumps and try to insert motherboard. if screwing the attatchments in was wrong, the only problem you will encounter is that the ports to the rear of the motherboard wont line up with the guide on the back of the case. and easy fix, just unscrew attatchments and fix mobo right to the 'lumps'. waste of 30 mins, but eh, beats sitting around here waitin for some foo to reply!
plant is offline  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:28 PM   #16 (permalink)
Renowned Budgeting Master
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Uniontown, PA
Posts: 4,153
Send a message via AIM to Sora
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

If thats a Xion II Xon case then I have the exact same thing. They are just stand offs as said. Install your mobo and it will be fine.
E6300 w/ Arctic Freezer Pro 7 @ 3.6ghz 1.4Vcore
Antec 900 Case
EVGA 750i FTW Mobo
4x1GB of G.skill DDR2-800
2 8800GT in SLI
22" Samsung Syncmaster
1 250GB WD and 1 Seagate 7200.10 in RAID 0
Corsair 520HX 3DMark06 Score: 13900
Sora is offline  
Old 06-01-2007, 08:25 AM   #17 (permalink)
disgruntled ex-moderator
Nagasama's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: probably on the lake
Posts: 6,956
Default Re: Need answer ASAP!

yeah it looks as if you put the gold standoffs in that case, your expansion slots on your mobo will not line up with the back of the case.

"nagasama no longer drinks tecate, or streaks out of the night for anything, and he has a fine wife so he has no use for your girlfriend...she is safe..."
Nagasama is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gamecube + 18 Games + More NEEDS TO GO ASAP spikoman69 Buy/Sell/Trade and Hot Deals 9 05-17-2007 09:05 PM
Please Answer Asap!! revenge2 Monitors, Printers and Peripherals 3 04-21-2007 08:56 AM
Nintendo Gamcube + 18 Games and More Has to go ASAP spikoman69 Buy/Sell/Trade and Hot Deals 12 04-13-2007 11:58 PM
Windows XP CD Key on 2 PCs !!Need Help with this ASAP!! spikoman69 Microsoft Windows and Software 7 04-08-2007 05:49 PM
a question I should know the answer to but don't plumber4578 New Systems | Building and Buying 6 03-30-2007 08:19 PM

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:53 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.