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CPF connectors how do I know which end of the plug is +ve or -ve?? does the colouring of the wire give a clue?? one is white and one is green. e.g. for the PWR_LED plug

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  • mightyreal May 31, 2008

    ok that might have been the problem... I'm gonna try plug this baby in now... thanks so much man

  • mightyreal May 31, 2008

    there is life!!! lights and everything! but nothing on screen! the light on the monitor is flashing.... seen it like that before actually... but don't know how to sort it... is it to do with static??

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It should usually say on both the cable, and the board. If not, white is usually +

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    Steven Burn May 31, 2008

    If there's nothing on the screen, check the connection to the graphics card, and if it's not an onboard graphics card, try either a different one, or try reseating the card.

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Front panel connectors


Black or white is negative, color is positive. Pin 1 is usually positive.

Also, If you look closely at the plastic plug, there *should* be a tiny triangle/arrow....that's the "+".

May 18, 2012 | Computers & Internet

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Connecting jumper for start up


That would be connecting a jumper wire, from the Green wire to ANY Black wire, in the 20 or 24-pin ATX main power cable's connector.

If this problem is in direct relation to a Dell E210882 motherboard, it uses a 24-pin ATX main power cable,

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/p/19298234/19565862.aspx#19565862

Example of a 24-pin power cable, and it's respective connector,

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#atxmain24

The Green wire is the Soft Power On wire. (Abbreviated as PS_ON)
ANY Black wire is Ground wire.

With the 24-pin ATX main power cable plugged into the motherboard, and the power supply,(Computer), plugged into power, the jumper wire is inserted into the back of the 24-pin ATX main power cable's connector.

Looking at the photo to the far right in the link, shows the ATX main power cable plugged in.
Where the wires go into the connector is the BACK of the connector.

One end of the jumper wire, goes down into the socket hole with the Green wire, RIGHT NEXT TO THE WIRE.
The other end goes down into a socket hole with ANY Black wire in it.

The end of every wire going down into the ATX main power cable connector, has a metal terminal end.
This metal terminal end is pretty far down into the connector, from the backside of the connector.
For this reason the jumper wire MUST go down into the socket hole, far enough to touch the metal terminal end.

The most widely used jumper wire is a paper clip.
The paper clip is straightened out, then bent into a U-shape. Black plastic electrical tape is applied to the center of the U shape.
This taped area is for your fingers.

(One wrap of black plastic electrical tape will insulate you from 600 Volts DC)

The 'legs' of the U-shaped paper clip then go down into the socket holes.

The voltage is 5 Volts DC.
Two D cell flashlight batteries produce 3 Volts DC.
The voltage is VERY low, but there may be a small spark.
Warning you in advance.

Power supply comes on?
You have a bad Power On switch.

Power supply does Not come on?
You have a bad Power Supply.

For additional questions, or to clarify anything I have stated, please post in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

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The connector that connects to the phone has been broken off from the 4 wires..(RED/BLACK/GREEN/WHITE...On the end of the connector there are 4 holes..I just need to know the order of the wires..THANK U 4...


left to right black red green yellow only two wire operate a phone red and green for one line and black and yellow for the other line so you can run two line down one phone cable as long as red and green are in the center.

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How to connect front panel connectors to front panel headers on a imperial GL VE 20021218 motherboard


Hi there.
Get a strong flashlight and a magnifying glass (if you have one). On the motherboard look for the front panel, it should be marked PWR and coloured green, also the plug that connects to it should be marked PWR_SW. On some boards there are no colours but the markings are the same, so a good close look.
Have a look at these pictures for an idea >>>>>>

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Please post back with the results and any more advice if needed.

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if you go to this website

http://www.foxconnchannel.com/support/downloads.aspx

You can select motherboards --> socket 754 --> your make of motherboard and then download the manual which will tell you what the pins are for and where abouts they are on the motherboard.

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Need connecton diagram for ASUS P4S-LA motherboard.


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if colours don,t match up. your main connectors hdd/pwr/reset remove the front panel on the computer. and check from the switches located on the front panel. or you could use a multimeter and test for continuity. if you have one.
you should have green/white red/white orange/white Or blue white.

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Hi ford, the most common case colored wires used for negative - is white. The colors blue, red, green are usually positive +. The internal speaker though it uses a 4 pin connector only plugs onto the 2 end pins. Black is connected to negative - pin & red is connected to + positive pin. (Depending on the MB model).
All these case LED's use 5volts DC. If you make a boo-boo, don't freak out. You can usually shut down the system & turn the connector 180 & re-connect it with out hurting the board. Suggest you connect 1 at a time & check in-between each.

Still having trouble, include the name & model number of the MB.
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Hooking my Neo4 mobo back up.


Hi weeman105, case wire colors do vary from case to case. The most common case wire colors for negative are "white & black". All other colors like blue, green, red orange are most commonly "positive". The four pin connector with only the ends with wires is the internal speaker. Most boards use one set of pins where you hook everything up. The MSI K8N Neo4-F uses two separate motherboard pins, Front Panel Connectors: JFP1 & JFP2 as shown on the top page 2-19. Now that you know what color is positive & which is negative things should work out just fine.
Downloaded manual from MSI link: http://global.msi.com.tw/index.php?func=downloadfile&dno=4117&type=manual
If you run into any other troubles, just post & we'll go from there.

Good luck weeman105!
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Fpanel


Hi, the most common case colored wires used for negative - is white. The colors blue, red, green are usually positive +. The internal speaker though it uses a 4 pin connector only plugs onto the 2 end pins. Black is connected to negative - pin & Red is connected to + positive pin. Go to page 1-26 & zoom in. The case's connectors should be marked closely like the on-line manual. All these case LED's use 5volts DC. If you make a boo-boo (place the connector on back-wards, don't freak out). You can usually shut down the system & turn the connector 180 & re-connect it with out hurting the board. I know it’s a tight fit, so start with the power switch & test it once connected.
You should be just fine.

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