Question about E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop

1 Answer

Emachine front panel power switch

I removed the front panel of the Emachine T3958 and disconnected the powerswitch from the m otherboard.

I have now reasembled the case and need a driagram of that portion of the m,otherboard so I know what pins to put the powerswitch on the motherboard.
there are five pins bare as follows sitting next to the plugs for the Power Led and the HDD Led:
X X
X X X

I am not sure if the power switch goes onto the first set of two in the row with three bare pins or in the row with two bare pins.
Thanks

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • johndbowen Nov 23, 2008

    I have printed out the user guide from the Emachine site and also looked at motherboard for makings. This switch is like a nit among all their other stuff so it got no attention.

    There are no markings so before making a fifty-fifty choice I wanted to be sure as the wrong pins may burn something out.

    Thanks for your response however.

  • martysstudio Feb 20, 2009

    by pasted switch still no good , replaced pwr suply no good

  • bjhslp Mar 02, 2009

    led light in front for power , how to connect to mothereboard on T3958

  • kirkleap Mar 26, 2009

    The power button has broken and I cant turn it on or off. Who would you recommend I get to fix the problem ?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Master
  • 1,342 Answers

Here's the Support Link for your desktop. Look under User Guides, Hardware Reference. Also look on the motherboard for markings such as PW or PS and an indicator to where the wire goes.

Posted on Nov 23, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I have a emachine t3958 it will not turn on


Your power supply has gone out. This could have been caused by a surege, dust or bad power outlet.

You can purchase a replacement off eBay for under $25.00.

Jan 30, 2010 | E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop

2 Answers

Emachine T3958 wont turn on


make shure that the 4 wire plug to ther mother board from power supply is plugged in..other wise try a new power supply

Oct 09, 2009 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

2 Answers

Can not remove front cover on emachine t26


With one hand, grab underneath the bottom edge of the front.
With the other hand, hold the rest of the case motionless.

PULL! HARD! ... but do not pull more than 3 inches,
because some small wires connect the lamps on the front-panel
into the inside of the case, and you don't want to break those wires.

Works for my eMachine. :-)

Sep 10, 2009 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Upgrade mother board t3958


to upgrade a motherboard... you would need to replace it with another one, on a motherboard you can upgrade memory, cpu, video card, hard drive, parts that are connected to it, but you don't really upgrade the motherboard itself..

May 10, 2009 | E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop

1 Answer

Emachine T3958


Hopefully eMachines are consistent with their wiring/layout design, that being the case this diagram for T2898 (by benz18724) should point you in the right direction...

01fed5d.jpg

Alternatively compare the abbreviated pin symbols on the header to the motherboard and match them up.

Jan 31, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Driver


This computer runs an Intel® PRO 10/100Mbps integrated Ethernet hence if you are running windows XP or Vista you should not need to install it. it will do so automatically. may I ask if youa re getting errors when you connect to a network over wired?

Sep 18, 2008 | E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop

1 Answer

[Emachine C2684] Systems appears to be getting power, but won't boot.


Track down the motherboard manual, the motherboards of branded machines are usually made for them by PCChips or Foxconn or someone similar.
In the manual identify wich connectors on the motherbaord is the front power switch. Disconnect the front power switch and plug it all abck in again to see what happens with the power switch disconnected.
If you feel brave enough you can momentarily short the motherboard powerswitch connectors and the machine will start.
the front power switch is a momentary switch so only short the motherboard pins long enough for the machine to start.

Jul 30, 2008 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

1 Answer

I have emachine w3052. The


The board should have markings indicating where to put the wire. It will probably be abbreviated such as "PW" or something similar.

eMachine Support

Jun 10, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Powerswitch bay stuck!


you have to take the front of the case off. Every case is different, there may be clips you have to push in to release the front or there may be screws. once the front is off look for the power switch and glue it back into the switch slot. originally it was probably glued in with hot glue.

Aug 23, 2007 | Thermaltake Kandalf LCS VD4000BWS ATX Full...

Not finding what you are looking for?
E-Machines T3958 (827103050974) PC Desktop Logo

Related Topics:

830 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top E-Machines Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Matthew Spark
Matthew Spark

Level 3 Expert

1066 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18375 Answers

Are you an E-Machines Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...