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Hook up fan to motherboard

Published: 26.01.2017

Quote "Do i need to plug in the little cable connecotr to the motherboard even though the plugged the big connector to the power supply cable. Build logs are always welcome. Subscribe to Tom's Hardware.

Hey guys,the directions for hooking up my case fans have me a bit confused, and concerned. The directions for installing the PWM hub says to connect it's 4-pin cable.

If it does, you are all set. Highest Rated Oldest First Newest First Log in to rate comments or to post a comment. Mobo for CPU only..

Discussion in ' Motherboards ' started by essartee4 , Aug 18,

Reddit is filled with interest based communities, offering something for everyone. But this is where I have the CPU heatsink fan plugged in to. IF your PSU has a 3 pin connector coming out of it that is what you connect to the 3 pin mobo 'power connector'. Razer reveal their new water-resistant gaming keyboard, BlackWidow Ultimate.

If your mobo has the connectors for that many fans you're fine, if you are stacking them all on one or 2 connectors, you should maybe look at a separate controller.

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Posts are automatically archived after 6 months. What should i do about that? The psu would have 2 fans and 1 is controlled by load and gets its power from that connection.

I am installing a cooler master v cpu cooler to a MSI GD65 mb.

    1. Vlad_Kevin - 02.02.2017 in 14:13

      The motherboard listed in my system specs has a PWR FAN header that will not power a fan.

      Joni_Brooks - 07.02.2017 in 09:38

      Search titles only Posted by Member: I have one of those "power" fan headers on my motherboard too.

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