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Old 03-28-2004, 03:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I've got a new case but I'm not sure about the little cables from the I/O to the motherboard. Is the white wire for positive or negative?
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Old 03-28-2004, 04:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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how many different colors you have?
usually red is positive and black is negative.
are you doing your own wiring? because normally the wires are all connected to like a little white plastic connector!!
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Each pair of my cords comes with a funky color (red, green etc) plus a white one. I hear white is for ground...but I don't know what that means.
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You will need to refer to the case manual to see which of the cables connects to where, but I think you are referring to the leads for the power/reset/HDD activity indicator etc.

Should look like this



on your mobo. (Sorry about the pic quality, best I had).
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Thanx....problem solved.
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