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Two things one I need a 750Watt power supply, how do I go about finding the right one. And secondly all the connections to my hard drive and DVD burner are little black connectors instead of the white connectors need to know what they are and is there a converter connector to go to the older style? Because I would like to put another DVD burner witch has the old white connectors with the long 16 pin connector


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Almost all of the newer power supplies use the black connectors - and generally come with one or two white connectors for older hardware. The best recommendation I can give you is to open the box and make sure the power supply will fit inside your computer, and the screw holes match the ones on your old power supply. Other than that it's normally a fairly easy process to change power supplies on newer computers.

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