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How do rewire the motherboard k7s5a

I took the wires out of the motherboard and i forgot how to put back on

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  • keonidanahey Dec 22, 2007

    yes im new to this computer stuff im trying to build my grama a new computer so i brought a mother board model number k7s5a but i do noy know how to put all the wires back on the board.

  • islanduso Dec 27, 2007

    Yea i have the same problem. i took out my motherboard and switched the case with a new one. when i turn it on it beeps more than once. Please help. thank you.

  • steliosa Sep 07, 2008

    i remove the motherboard and plaset in a diferent tower box and i dont know where the 3 wires for ( H.D.D led - POWER SW - RESET SW )

    they get conected ....

    any help please?



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I also have the same problem but I am confused because i still have wires i don't know where they go...Like TPB-,TBP+,TPA-,TPA+,1+D,2+D,1-D,2-D,
1+5v,2+5v,VP,VG. Please help me with this problem. I done gave myself a headache.

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Go to this Asus site. Fill in the needed information on the right. This will than take you to your board. Download the manual.
Using the manual you will be able to set up your switches.
On the board and it is very hard to see. Every pin has a plus sign "+", that is the power. Black and some times white is ground. Other colors like red and green are "+".

Posted on Dec 04, 2007

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    Mike Peluso Dec 31, 2007

    Well it seems that Asus no longer shows the K7S5A Mb any longer but I do know how the cases HDD, power, reset & speaker connectors go. A strong fashlight will be needed.

    Use the flashlight and you can see typing on the board for the pins. You will also see color coading at the base of the board where the pins Protrude. Each color is for a connector.

    Asus boards are marked but hard to see. Two rows of pins located at the bottom right hand corner of MB. Starting with the bottom row of pins, the last two pins at right edge of the board. These two are for the RESET switch. The ground, "negative" wires will be colored Black or White. All negetive/ground wires will face to the right of both rows of board pins. All connectores connect left to right & not up & down across the rows. Moving to your left now, skip one pin. Connect the PWRSW known as the Power switch. The case connector is like the reset connector a two pin connector. Skip the next three pins on the board moving left & connect the hard drive led. This completes the bottom row of pins & connectors. Move to the top row board pins, directly above the IDE connector. Connecting again left to right, connect the PLED known as the Power Led. The PLED spans across three pins but you only use the two outer pins off the board. The middle pin is not used.

    First pin "left edge" like the bottom is a Positive to its right skipping 1 pin is its negative. Next skip three pins moving to the right. The last four pins off the board is for a case speaker. Most case speakers connector is a four pin connector but only use the outter two holes. Ground is the last pin on the right edge of board. Long explaination I know but its the best one can do without a picture. All done.



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