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Q: i have Minion Case Stealth Black motherboard and case

https://www.google.ca/url?sa=i&rct=...NittXgDh_WWrmrrF3VOlIJog&ust=1443933306066004

this is my case and i want to get a motherboard that is compatible with a Intel Core I5-4460 3.2GHz (Quad Core)

list all of them and there price thx

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I have a Dell Optiplex GX270. When I press the power button, the power button light turns amber, I hear some fans spinning, and the CD drive spinning. However, it never gets to the boot screen (or any screen). If I open the case and press the power button, however, the power button turns green and the computer works fine (loads all the way up and functions like normal). If I close the case after it has started, it continues to run fine. I'm guessing / hoping it's not the mother board or power supply that has directly gone bad... but maybe there is a connection or something? that changes from when it's closed to when it's open. I've heard of something like... the motherboard is shorting out by touching the case... but I'm not really sure where to look for that / how. Any suggestions would be appreciated! Thanks!
 

A:Solved: Computer boots fine when case is open, but won't boot when case is closed.

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I have an Acer Aspire X1700 (Details
It's about 2 1/2 years old now. Came with Windows Vista, I upgraded it to Windows 7. Also has a newer video card than what came with it.

Anyway, The PSU fan is getting really obnoxious, it gets really loud (more or less like a lawn mower). I have taken the thing apart and have tried every suggestion given to quiet it down, which it does for a whole week or two. This is a small form factor PC, so to even take the power supply out you have to basically take out everything else just to get to it. I have looked for replacements but they are very obsolete. It's only 220W anyway, so i'd like something a little more powerful.

What I want to do is get a larger case that I can use the same hardware is (motherboard, drives, etc) and purchase a larger power supply for that case. 220W really limits the PC. The small case holds a lot of heat even with all fans cleaned and working properly. Even just taking a CD/DVD out that was in it is very hot. I want a case with better airflow than this one.
I really am not sure what kind of case to get that will meet my needs. I don't want anything really fancy. If possible I'd like to get it off newegg.com

Any suggestions would be great.
 

A:Solved: Replacing Small Form Factor Case with bigger case / new PSU

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I want to replace my laptop pavilion g6_1375sx body fully ,So please tell me from where I can get ?

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Ok, now I have a new build that has All new parts, brand new case and everything, it works fine when it's partially screwwed in or outside the case, but once I put everything else in (pci devices) it doesn't turn on? What could be the problem?
 

A:HELP!! The new build that worked fine out the case doesn't work in the case!

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Hey
I would like to know if it is possible to configure outlook 2003 to automatically change lower case i to auto upper case I whilst typing my emails

It does it on my pc at work (could be cos its a better version of outlook)but I would love to know if I can have the same facility on my home pc

I'm using Vista and windows 7

Thanks in advance
Mj
 

A:Solved: Auto change lower case to upper case

Look at the Auto Correct options.
http://www.freeemailtutorials.com/microsoftOutlook2003/outlookSpellingOptions/autoCorrectOptions.cwd
 

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I created a list of companies & phone #'s etc. in access 2000. The letters are upper case. How do I change upper case listings to lower case?
 

A:Access 2000- Change upper case to lower case

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hi all ,

i have a desktop

i changed my broken case to a new case like

i removed the HDD and the motherboard and the CD-rom ..etc and installed them to a new case

but when i press the switch button it works normally , and the screen display normally and there are no beeps , but after like 20 second my computer turns off automatically ! ,

what may cause this issue ?
 

A:i replaced all of my computer components from my broken case to other case

could be overheating CPU. Did you apply fresh Thermal paste to the HSF after reinstalling the motherboard? Is it tight and secure? Did you blow out all the dirt, dust and debris from the fans' fins?
 

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Now another question comes up regarding modifying the cooling of my case/ computer etc.

I was wanting to carve two 3 1/2" holes in the top of my case, for two 12cm fans. Now I know fully how to do this, however, I was wondering which direction the air flow should go. Should the fans blow into my case? (Like I suspect) Or should I have them blow out?

The orange highlights are the fans I wish to add. Which direction should I have the air flow setup?
 

A:Case airflow question before modifying case

I would have them sucking air out. Hot air rises, and the side panel fan will hit the VGA's mb, etc and spread out, also they are right next to the PSU. You wont have any really big difference either in or out , but I would have those two pulling the hot air that manages to make it to the top of the case out. and negative pressure tend to run a bit cooler overall.
 

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I want to reopen my case Case ID - 4773952302 which was raised for last month. It was assigned to a very unprofessional service agent who has rescheduled twice and not yet solved the issue and closed the case.  Please escalate the issue and reopen my case.  Regards,MayureshVery poor service by hp

A:Reopen a Support case Case ID - 4773952302

This is not the place to do that. Your message is not going to HP Support folks who can do anything with your case.  

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I want to reopen my case Case ID - [edited] which was raised for last month. It was assigned to a very unprofessional service agent who has rescheduled twice and not yet solved the issue and closed the case. 
 
Please escalate the issue and reopen my case.
 
 
Regards,
Mayuresh
Very poor service by hp

A:Reopen a Support case Case ID - [edited]

This is not the place to do that. Your message is not going to HP Support folks who can do anything with your case.  

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I want to upgrade the motherboard from uatx to a atx. but I'm not sure if it's gonna fithttp://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c02995511

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Hey i need to know if this motherboard will fit this case or this case ? I'm not sure if those are the cases that i want, but does it even matter? When i bought the barebones from this guy, it was all busted up because of poor shipping... what should i do? will it fit?
 

A:Will my Motherboard fit case?

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I built a computer today and when i turned it on nothing happened. So i took out the motherboard and turned it on while sitting on the box. it worked outside the case. can someone please help me? it works outside the case but not inside. it is making me very upset.:mad
 

A:motherboard and case

Please post your system specs, To include Make and model info for the following, Mother Board (including Revision number), Processor (Exact Model Number), Ram, Video Card, Hdd(s), Optical Drive(s), Power Supply Manufacturer Model, Wattage and Amperage on the +12V Rails, OS, and any other peripherals installed on the motherboard, and case.
 

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Will the Assus A7V266-E i want to buy be compatible with the IW-S506

I want to use a case and will the mother board be ok on 250v power and how many fans should i buy for it if the video card has a fan and i have good heatsink?

Specs for case:
Configuration:
Dimensions 420 mm * 198 mm * 465 mm (H*W*D)
16 1/2" * 7 3/4" * 18 5/16"
Disk Space 3 * 5.25", 2 * 3.5", Internal : 2 * 3.5"
Mainboard ATX; Micro-ATX Form Factor M/B
(with Socket 423 CPU mounting holes)
I/O Slots 7* PCI / AGP expansion slots
Sheet Metal SECC Japanese Steel 0.8 mm thick
Power Supply PS/2 form factor rate up to 300 Watts (12V)
Weight N.W. 9.0kg(19.9lb) G.W. 10.0kg(22.0 lb)
 

A:motherboard and Case

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How can I tell if my motherboard will fit into a particular case? I just purchased a computer armoire and my current tower is a couple inches too long. I am now looking at mini towers, but am worried my motherboard won't fit. Are there sizing standards with motherboards? Will only "mini" motherboards fit into a mini tower?
Thanks
mobo
GIGABYTE GA-MA790X-UD4P

case
COOLER MASTER RC-690-KKN1-GP

case I am considering
Cooler Master Elite 341 m-ATX Mini Tower
 

A:Will a motherboard fit a particular case?

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16813135226

this is the motherboard i am about to buy....can someone help me find a case for this...off newegg or any other place...thank you...
 

A:need help with a case with this motherboard...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16811154053
 

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I purchased an ASUS K8U-X motherboard, and a random case from mwave.com. The motherboard is too big for the case. Even if I were to remove the power supply (sorry if this isn't the correct terminology) when I line up the four slots at the bottom the "top" of the motherboard (place where the keyboard, monitor, etc plugs in) extends up into the area where the power supply would go. However when I went to a local compusa and glanced at the cases they had for sale, it appeared I would have the same problem with all of them. I didn't have the original with me to compare, but to my untrained eye they all appeared about the same.

Am I overlooking something obvious that would make it fit (I'll try to post some digital pictures later tonight)? Or does ASUS have specific cases required for its motherboards? Or is it something else completely.

Thanks in advance for your help.
 

A:Motherboard and case

The ASUS K8U-X is a regular ATX size motherboard, all you need is a Mid or Full ATX case for it. A Mini or Micro ATX, or BTX case wouldn't work as they'd be too small. With some cases the power supply sits above the top of the motherboard while on others the top of the power supply and the top of motherboard are at the same level so from the outside it may look too small.

Also don't line up the baord by the slots, line it up by the I/O panel(the panel with all the connectors on it). The top slot on the case doesn't always line up with the top slot on the motherbaord.
 

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I'm Pretty new to building computers and I was just wondering... Can any motherboard no matter how old fit in the recent cases that are out now? If not how would I know which motherboards would fit which cases?

Thanks
Ash
 

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I have an emachines W5233 computer, and want to upgrade my motherboard. here are my computer specs:
eMachines Official Site - - W5233 Product Details

I'm looking to get this motherboard:
ECS P55H-CM (V1.0) Motherboard w/ Intel Core i3 530 Processor w/ Fan Bundle at TigerDirect.com

Will this fit in my current W5233 case, and will my components transfer to it for example my realtek sound card, and nividia 8600 gt video card.

One last bit of info, my current motherboard I want to upgrade is:
ECS 945GCT-M3

A:will this motherboard fit my case

ace1, welcome to the seven Forums.

As long as Emachines didn't have the original board made to the mATX standard, then it should just be a matter of removing the old and installing the new. Here are the specs for the current ECS board,

ECS Web Site

If you look the dimensions for both are 244 mm x 244 mm.

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I want to buy a motherboard bundle: http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/motherboardbundles/mbb-61004a.html

And I want to know if it will fit this case: http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/cases/cases/galaxy3.html#reviews

For future reference, how would I know a motherboard will fit a certain case.

-Thanks
 

A:How do I know what motherboard will fit which case?

your case take any mother board .
your mother will fix .no problem
beleive
 

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i recently decided to use a case that i had redone. i took the components out of an old working system just to use the new case. i added a new ps. when i went to boot nothing happened. none of the board fans spun or anything. the hd was spinning and the fans connected to ps worked but nothing from mobo. i was stumped so i gave a friend the case and a new mobo and i checked that it worked before i gave it to him by setting it outside of case on cardboard and putting power to it. but when he put the mobo in case he had nothing. any suggestions? could it be grounding out and giving me a dead mobo?
 

A:Motherboard or case?

Are you using the spacers that come with the case when you fit the mobo? Seems like there's a short somewhere.
 

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Hi
Am fairly new to connecting the motherboard to the case. I currently need help on connecting the pins (Power Led, H.D.D Led, Reset Sw, Power Sw)
Ive try to research on how to understand the pins etc, that was a no go.
If any one could help me or try to teach me how to connect the motherboard to the case.
I can't read the Manuel properly.
Here's my motherboard with the Manuel. (Pg.32 it tell you how to connect the pins but i can't understand it)
http://www.ecsusa.com/ECSWebSite/Do...ual&DetailDesc=&CategoryID=1&MenuID=6&LanID=9

Here's some pic's of the situation that's going on.

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http://i34.tinypic.com/1127h9d.jpg

-Thanks i appreciate the help
 

A:Connecting Motherboard to Case

It's actually on page 22. It's fairly straight forward. The illustrations gives you the pin numbers, even numbers on top and odd along the bottom. The chart tells you which front panel connector goes to which pair of pins. Note that there is a positive and negative side. If they aren't marked on the connector itself, the negative side is usually the white or black wire.

The LEDs are the only ones that really matter which is positive and negative. The switches don't really matter.
 

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Hi, I recently recieved my Corsair 300R case and my Asus M5A97 motherboard, I'm at the stage of mounting the motherboard inside the case. The case comes with 9 holes and they're in 3 rows of 3, the central hole has a standoff already screwed in. When I slip the motherboard into place the standoff will fit in, but, the other holes don't all line up, maybe one or two. I have tried putting the screws into the ones I can in hope that it will move the motherboard into place, that didn't work. I've tried pushing the motherboard more into the corner (the holes are halfway there) - I've got no idea how to line them up, all help is appreciated, thanks.
 

A:Motherboard / Case Issue

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I bought a Gigabyte GA-P35-DS3L ,ATX Form factor,& measures 305 x 210mm. I am looking for a case for this motherboard. I see a lot of cases with a ATX form factor. Now I want to be sure when I order one that it will fit this motherboard, so will a ATX form factor of a case fit all motherboards (is it universal fit) that have an ATX form factor. Does the dimensions of the motherboard matter? If anybody has any advice on this matter would be much apprieciated. Thanks for any help on this.
 

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Thanks again Zenosincks, you steered me into the right direction. I did further research into ATX standards & found a very useful pdf file on ATX standards. I wish I could do an attachment because it would be very useful to a lot of people. Thanks again Zenosincks.
 

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I'll admit now i'm not a computer genius so ask for clarification if i don't get something technically correct.

Anyhow i have been slowly building my own pc piece by piece, and i've come up to the stage of connecting all the wires from my case, to the motherboard i have soem of the main ones in: - POWER led,SPEAKER,H.D.D LED POWER SW, RESET SW.

But they are not the problem. the problem is all the other wires i think i have to plug in somwhere:- (bundle of wires 1) VCC, GND, TPA+, TPA-, TPB+, TPB- (BUNDLE TWO) GND, VCC, D+, D-.

I could go on there are more bundles but i'd need to take pictures to fully show what im saying. so is there anyone who can help me with this. Past experience? or an online guide? if not tell me what other information i could put here to help you to help me thank you!
 

A:Motherboard/Case help please - Setting up

it sounds like the wires you are talking about are for case usb ports there are also wires for mic and earphone jacks on most new cases nowadays you will find a place on the mother board for both lots look close and they are normaly marked on the mother board which is which ie power = normaly red ground = normaly black dy+ or - either green or white the place on the board is normaly marked as front usb hope this helps.
 

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I'm about to upgrade a few of the older systems here at the office and have a question about compatibility between motherboards and cases. Will any ATX motherboard fit into an ATX form factor case? Or are there other things to take into consideration?

I'm hoping I can swap out the motherboard and processor in these systems without having to replace any of the other hardware. Currently, they're all running 1.7Ghz P4s, looking to upgrade to around 2.6Ghz P4s or possibly comparable Athlons. Anything else I should keep in mind before doing this?
 

A:Motherboard/Case Compatibility

Unless you have a Dell case or another manufacturer who uses a proprietary set up an ATX MB should fit any ATX case. With a new motherboard you may or may not be able to re use your RAM. If you have a separate video card that could be a problem depending how old you present system is.
 

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moving stuff to new case but im using an old cpu Intel quad core 775 cpu with a coolermaster n520 cpu cooler i mounted the cpu cooler and put everything in new case and turned it on but, it didnt post and the computer restarted.Then i reset the cmos with the battery and it still didnt post. All parts work. Also if i leave it on it will keep restarting every 30secs-1min

P.S. this came from a stock P.C with a funky motherboard layout

EDIT:fans are kind of delayed when first turns on spin kinda slow and then get to full speed
found speaker to plug into fpanel pins in bottom right and we have a power error
 

A:New motherboard and case. No signal

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My question is, I'm planing on installing a new motherboard to my desktop as I found out the mobo in my desktop now doesn't support newer graphic cards. Not even half-new graphic cards even. Recently bought a GeForce GTX 750 ti Strix OC Edition model and my motherboard can't handle it. So I need a new motherboard. My question is, do I need a whole new case too or will a micro-ATX mobo work in my current case? Thanks in advance./Wind

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Hey guys,

I'm thinking about upgrading my pc with a new motherboard and CPU. I have a HP Pavillion a1555a desktop. I've heard that HP sometimes uses propriety hardware and that this may cause upgrading issues. After checking out the HP website, I found out that my current motherboard is a ECS RC410-M.

I plan on buying this motherboard: ASUS P5E-VM HDMI, as well as this CPU: Core 2 Duo E8500.

My case's form factor is mATX.

Do you guys think that I will be able to install the ASUS into the HP case? Or do I have to buy a new one?

Also, what power supply would you recommend?

Thanks heaps!
 

A:Installing new motherboard on HP case

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Hi
I just wanna ask if the hd3870x2 fits my case its a coolermaster mystique 632 and the motherboard its a P5B-VM pci express one single slot x16
tks
 

A:does this cards fit my case and motherboard

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All,

Wanted to pick the collective minds of you all and ask if I can put a smaller motherboard than the original in this HP OEM case? I read that someone else did in another thread I Googled, but the thing is that the standoffs wouldn't line up I believe so I don't know how he did it. The original is 9.6 x 9.1 and the replacement would be 9.0 x 7.8 inches. Thx all.
 

A:Can I put a smaller motherboard in my OEM case?

I wrote similar about this a few hours ago here: http://www.techspot.com/vb/showthread.php?p=750435#post750435

Basically OEM means that your Windows version will not work (either due to restore image, or just on legalities) by changing the proprietary OEM Motherboard

And none of the support or drivers will work again, ie from here: http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic100655.html

You are much more safer and wiser to leave it standard, and then sell it complete, and build your own computer (if you want)

Don't change manufacture OEM hardware (update Ram and alike is ok, but not Motherboard)

Also the front wires may not connect to a new motherboard and the motherboard plate may not align up
 

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I read online that some people, while making their server build, had to drill holes in the case's back plate or just buying another case. I was just wondering if with this case and motherboard, I would have to drill holes because I know that with server motherboards there isn't really a standard. Thanks to anyone who helps out!

Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811147155

Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813182182
 

A:Server Motherboard with case help

You need to find a rack that can support E-ATX motherboards (extended ATX). Do you need a rack? Or is this just a workstation?
 

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Hi im building a computer right now and there are some one pin thins that are labled GND1, GND2, VCC1, VCC2, Data-2, Data-1, Data+1, Data+2, and Shield. Where do these go ! help plz. do they go in Lpanel, Panel, or what? help would be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Help Needed Now Plz ! Case to Motherboard help

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My current system is dying out on me so it's time to upgrade. I need a AMD motherboard that is AM2 with ddr2. I was looking at this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128321

As for the case I'm open I love good looks but need something that has plenty of ventalation or good fans. Lights on it I don't care would perfer but can do without. While I'm at it guess I should upgrade my PSU so those recommendations would be great also.

Thanks in advance.
 

A:Can you help me choose motherboard and case

That Gigabyte board is excellent.
Use any case that pleases you, but don't get one that comes with a power supply. Buy the pwower supply separately.
 

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I have an EVGA nForce 790i Ultra SLI motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813188025 that I'm trying to put in a Dell Studio XPS 9100/435 case. The MB light comes on and the case power button light comes on. When i press the button, nothing happens (fans don't turn). I have one extra 2pin connector that has a red & white wire and I'm unable to tell where it goes on the MB. Is this MB compatible with this case?

Thanks for the help!
 

A:Motherboard / case compatible?

Dell stuff is proprietary ie made to dell's specs and NOT industry standard specs. While you can sometimes get a standard type mb to fit a dell case, you usually have to do at least some engineering to make it work.

In short if you are going to use a standard mb [which you may have already fried by attempting to use a dell case] get a regular atx type case.

At this point, I would pull the board out of the case and attempt an out of the case build to see if you damaged the board.
 

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i bought a giga-byte GA-7VAXP and i think thier isnt enough risers or somthing because when im trying to plug something in the motherboead it tilts back and fourth and kind of bends. i dont know what i should do

If i have a cd rom drive and a HD what would the jumer dettings be for both of them.

Does anyone know where i can get some ddr memory at DDR 333 128 MB less that 40 bucks

On the F_PANEL settings does it matter which way i connect the pewer leds and everything. Left or right. IS it ok if i dont connect the soft power connector, my case didnt com with one.

SHould i get a OEM of AMD Xp 2100 or a retail version.
 

A:instaling a motherboard to a case

Sounds like you have som problems....or will have problems. There should be no bending of the motherboard if it is installed correctly. Is the case the correct size for a full ATX motherboard? There are metal or plastic standoffs that screw into the backplane and in turn the motherboard screws to those. They have to be placed properly and only under the holes that align with the ones on the motherboard. The drive settings depend on how you want to connect them to the motherboard. If they are on the same cable set them as master and slave. If they are on seperate cables set each one as master or in the casse of the hard drive as a stand alone drive. It does matter the way you connect the LED connectors since LED's are polarity sensitive. Go by what the motherboard manual syas, not the case.
 

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Hey All,

This should be an easy question. I'm installing a motherboard into a case. The case has these bumps that align with screw holes in the motherboard. The case came with 1 plastic spacer, and 6 plastic plugs for the bumps. However, the plugs are only for when the metal bumps aren't align with the motherboard.

So the question is... will the contact between the metal bumps and the motherboard be okay? Do new motherboards have an area around the screw that is safe from shorting out the board?

I guess I should add that the case didn't come with great instructions. It just says to plug up any raised push-outs that aren't being attached to mobo. So it seems to imply you put the board onto the push-out bumps.

Thanks all! Hope that makes sense. Wanna finish building this system tonight.
 

A:Installing Motherboard in Case

Hey man,
I know the feeling of getting a new case and wanting everything to work out okay. First off, the motherboard isnt supposed to touch these metal bumps directly because yes, this could cause problems. Put plugs in the bumps, and then screw down the parts that align with the holes in your motherboard. By the way, what kind of case do you have? Mines a X-Dreamer II and I just plugged up the bumps (it seemed to work for me).
Hope this helps, good luck with your new case,
-X
 

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Ok i know alittle about computer but i was wonderin if this COmputer case and this motherboard would work out together?
If ya could take a look at these links for me i would much appreciate it.

Case: http://www.extremecase.com/detail.aspx?ID=2142
MB: http://motherboards.bizrate.com/marketplace/product_info/details__cat_id--419,prod_id--7432667.html
 

A:Motherboard and Case Question

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Will a MSI Computer Corp. 760GM-P23 fit in a Dell Inspiron 570 case?
 

A:MSI Motherboard in a Dell Case?

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I just picked up a Thermaltake Armor MX VH8000BWS ATX Mid Tower Case, and was wondering would a Dell xps motherboard would fit in it? I have not tried yet but asking before i do it. I heard that dell motherboards only fit in dell cases

thanks
 

A:Will a Dell XPS motherboard fit in a ATX Case?

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ok, so i looked at the comparison of the ATX vs BTX cases with the kit, and on the back of my Dell case it looks like a ATX motherboard case, but it is really BTX. Any clues?
http://www.pcper.com/images/reviews/262/13-ATX-BTX.gif
THAT IS THE COMPARISON IMAGE
 

A:dell case and btx motherboard

Any clues about what?
 

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I am building a computer with an Asus TXP4-X motherboard, which I am not sure how to connect to the case.

The plugs from the case are:
PWR LED + (one pin plug, green wire)
PWR LED - (one pin plug, white wire)
POWER SW (two pin plug, two wires, orange and white)
RESET SW (two pin plug, two wires, blue and white)
SPEAKER (four pin plug, two wires, red and black).

The manual has a diagram showing the system panel connections. To translate it into text, let me assign numbers to the pins:

1 11
2 12
3 13
4 14
5 15
6 16
7 17
8 18
9 19
10 20

The manual diagram designates the motherboard pins as follows:

Reserved: (1)
Message LED: (2)+5V, (3)GND
SMI Lead: (4), (5)GND
ATX Power Switch: (6), (7)GND
Reserved: (8)
Reset SW: (9), (10)GND
System Power LED: (11)+5v, (12)NC, (13)GND
Keyboard Lock: (14)LOCK, (15)GND
Reserved: (16)
Speaker Connector: (17)+5V, (18)GND, (19)GND, (20)SPKR
 

A:Connecting motherboard to case

POWER SW (two pin plug, two wires, orange and white)
ATX Power Switch: (6), (7)GND(white)

Reset SW: (9), (10)GND(WHITE)
POWER SW (two pin plug, two wires, orange and white)

PWR LED + (one pin plug, green wire)
System Power LED: (11)+5v

System Power LED: (13)GND
PWR LED - (one pin plug, white wire)
SPEAKER (four pin plug, two wires, red and black).
Speaker Connector: (17)+5V(RED), (18)GND, (19)GND, (20)SPKR

Worse case you may have to reverse a set of wires, shouldn't hurt anything if you connect them backwards

Hope you can read my cut and paste fiasco
 

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Hello,

I just bought a DIY kit from newegg... my first time building. I bought an Apex MI-008 tower and an MSI AM1I motherboard. After hooking things up what I thought was correctly with the motherboard, CPU, ram, hard drive etc, the front power button on the case won't turn anything on. I'm thinking its a problem with the way the power button is plugged into the board... a JFP1 set of pins. But I really have no idea... I'm going based on some instructions included with the board and the case. Any idea of where to trouble shoot this problem?

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Hello, i've been building my first computer and I'm stuck again. My motherboard just doesnt seem to fit into the case.

I am using

- Antec nine hundred + EA650 Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case 650w Power supply
- GIGABYTE GA-MA770T-UD3P AM3 AMD 770 ATX AMD Motherboard

The problem is that the back panel connectors are bumping into the edge of the case, and I need about half an inch more to get it on the risers. What do I do?
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ok since my dell xps 710 motherboard died im stuck with a lot of components. so i was thinking it would be easier to get rid of them if i could put them in a different case and use an ATX board.

the components are:

Nvidia 8800 gtx
Intel core 2 e6420 LGA 775 socket
4GB DDR2 ram
DVD drive
newtork card
60mm fans

The cheaper the better as i want to get rid of it all

thanks in advance
 

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