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Old 03-08-2007, 02:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just built a new gaming rig (stats below in my sig), and I'm having some problems with the front panel USB, FireWire, and audio ports on the front of my Antec 900 case. I made sure to plug each component into the correct spot on my mobo, but whenever I'm in Windows and I try to plug something in or even touch the USB/FireWire/audio I get shocked and my computer shuts down (fans and PSU still running). Once I finally do get something plugged into the audio port, the sound quality is very low.

The first thing I thought it could be was the PSU:

Am I possibly not getting enough power for my system?

Any ideas or assistance would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 03-08-2007, 03:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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check to see if the front usb/firewire dock is touching anythign metal in the case.. happened me with some neons before,
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