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I have wires that need to be plug in and not sure where they go. They as follows: Pwr. led/ H.D.D led/ Power Sw. The pins are on the opposite side of the I/O panel. Located on the corner of motherboard.

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  • tshaw10 Mar 12, 2011

    I have Pwr. Led and Pwr. button. There two gold, two blue, two green and two red pins. I see the power led and power button, but not the other one that you are talking about. Is there a way for you send me a drawing or something that I can get a visual?

  • tshaw10 Mar 13, 2011

    I think I might have another issue. It just dawned on me that these wires are led's and not for power. The pc will not power up. I have checked all connections(not the led's) and they all seem to be in the right place. I replaced the cpu fan and the first time I fired it up it shut down on it's own and was told that I had to change a bracket underneath the M/B. Do you think that it's fried? Is there a way to test?

  • tshaw10 Mar 13, 2011

    If you can help me I will pay more. BTGC63701A1Z and AA D70214-201 It's a W6409. Hope this helps.

  • tshaw10 Mar 13, 2011

    Fired up. Thank you so much.

  • tshaw10 Mar 13, 2011

    Yes.

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Hi,

the correct pins are written with white text into the mainboard, its quite small, if you can't read it use a magnifying glass.

or post me the brand and model of the mainboard or your computer and I'll find out.

pwr-led = POWER LED
hddled = Hard drive activity led
power sw = power switch

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  • Ekse Mar 12, 2011

    post me the brand and model of the mainboard or your computer and I'll find out.

  • Ekse Mar 13, 2011

    POWER SW is power switch, I can not help you unless you post the brand and model of the computer or the mainboard.

    Sorry, what fried? I don't think so.

  • Ekse Mar 13, 2011

    hi again, unfortunately e machines doesn't have any documents available for the machine but this sould be how the front panel connector pins are laid out:

    http://www.intel.com/support/motherboard...

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    sunegirl38 Feb 05, 2013

    have a emachines t5026 need to know where the power sw and leds go on the motherboard help?

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Front panel connections


I don't find the Front Panel header pinout online, nor do I have an MSI MS-5191 in the shop.

I would suggest using one the LED lights with two wires.
(3-wire is a dual color LED)

There are two rows of pins. Usually the Power On switch, Power On LED, and Speaker; are on the same row.
HarDDrive activity LED, and Reset Switch are on the opposite row.

Speaker has 4-pins designated for it. All the others use 2-pins.
(Unless the PWR ON LED is a dual color jobbie)

Touch two pins next to each other, in the same row; with the 2-wire LED.
Start with finding the Power On switch first.

Usually the top row 1st two pins are Power On LED (Light)
Next in line are the 2 pins for the Power On switch.
Bottom row 1st two pins are usually HarDDrive activity LED (light)
Next 2-pins are usually Reset switch.

May not apply to a motherboard old enough to use a Socket 7 processor socket.
There may be 18 to 20-pins.
Bear in mind that many are not used, and probably 4 are for an internal speaker, for hearing BIOS Beep Codes.
May be two separate Front Panel headers.

Once you find the two contact pins in the Front Panel header, for the Power On switch; I would put the Power On switch wires on.
The small pin connector on the wire/s, will keep you from accidentally touching these two pins again, when the computer is on.

Now you have the two pins for the Power On switch, and the computer is running; then keep touching 2-pins at a time with the LED. (Light Emitting Diode)

LED stays on? You have the Power On LED (Light) pins.
LED blinks? HarDDrive activity LED (light) pins.
Computer restarts? Reset switch pins.

Look for abbreviations near the pins in the Front panel header.

PWR, Pwr, Pwr On, Sw, and SW; are just some of the abbreviations for the Power On switch.

HDD LED, and HDD are two for the HarDDrive activity LED. (Light)
(If it states HDD SW it is the Power On switch. Weird old way of marking)

RST, Reset, and RSW, are for the Reset Switch.
(Reset Button)

If you see 4 pins marked with a bracket ( [ -> Turn so it's horizontal), these are for the internal speaker.

Type MSI front panel connector in your search bar, and look at -> images. See if you can find an image of your MSI Front Panel header pinout.

You can bet MSI carried out that Front Panel header pinout, on other MSI motherboards, besides the MS-5191.

The MSI MS-5191 may have been a motherboard made by MSI, especially for a pre-built computer manufacturer, and not listed on their website as an OEM motherboard.
(Original Equipment Manufacturer)

Won't have the Front Panel header pinout, listed on MSI's support website. (Doesn't)
But you can bet there IS an OEM motherboard made by MSI, that the Front Panel header DOES match.

May be different expansion slots, or motherboard chipset, or whatever; but the same Front Panel header pinout.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Jan 05, 2013 | AMD MicroStar MS-5191 Socket 7 mATX...

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I have an MS-7502VER:1.2 motherboard and i cannot find wher to plug the power switch into


Hi scouts692

The Front Panel Header Pin arrangement for this motherboard is unusual, in that the header only appears to have 8 pins in a single column rather 2 parallel columns of 6 Pins with 1 blank, as most conventional motherboards do.

Pin 1 is POWER SWITCH orange or red (PWR SW 1)
Pin 2 is POWER SWITCH white or black (PWR SW 2)
Pin 3 is POWER LAD + (PWR LED -)
Pin 4 is POWER LED - (PWR LED +)
Pin 5 is HARD DRIVE LED - (HD LED -)
Pin 6 is HARD DRIVE LED + (HD LED +)
Pin 7 is RESET SWITCH blue or green (RST SW/RST 1)
Pin 8 is RESET SWITCH white or black (RST SW/RST 2)

Please refer to a PDF of the Motherboard Manual for additional information about the setup of this motherboard (the relevant page for the Front Panel Header is page 17/Section 2-13)

hope this helps.

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I have a GA-81865GME-775-RH motherboard, which i put into my box, made all the connections, but have no power once I switch the box on. I suspect it has something to do with the wiring loom running from...


Hello julian_ad681

I will tell you how wire your case front panel, but before that lets test the motherboard to make sure the problem is not the board itself.

Remove all the wire connections to the front panel.

Turn the power on and with a small screw driver or anything that is metal short (touch) the two pins that are the PWR SW. (look at the list of pins I have put at the end)

If the computer turns on then it means the board is ok.

The following information is also availabe in the motherboard manual available from the gogabyte web site download section

On the motherboard next to the battery is the front panel header pins. it looks like

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 i also write them as numbers as well to make it easy for you)
0 0 0 0 0

1 2 3 4 0 0 0 0
5 6 7 8

1 and 2 are message LED. you don't need any connection to this.
3 and 4 are the power switch connections no polarity, just connect the wires
5 and 6 are the hard disk LED. 5 is the positive side (usually red)
7 and 8 are the reset switch. no polarity, just connect the wires.
Next to the message LED there is a three pin connection. This is for the power LED.


hope this has helped you.

please leave comment, vote if the helped

Feb 10, 2011 | Intel Motherboard

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Woule like the pin location for power & leds on F-P1 socket


The corner of the motherboard "diagonally-opposite" of the keyboard/mouse PS/2-port connectors has a grid of gold pins. One pair of pins is labelled 'PWR'.
One pair of pins is labelled 'RST SW' ("Reset Switch").
Another pair of pins is labelled 'PWR LED'.
Another pair of pins is labelled 'HDD LED'.

Jan 10, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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I have an emachine W3080 that I unplugged the front panel wiring, power switch, power LED, and floppy LED and dont remember which pins they plug into. Can you help?


their should be some abrevations like pwr led, pwr sw, hdd led by some metal pins in one of the corner of the motherboard

Feb 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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Power Button wire to mother board power led power sw HDD Led . what pin connects to the three wires from power button. Led Power wire to what pins, HDD Led to what pins and power SW to what pins on the...


There are may motherboards, but most have writing on them as to what is suppose to plug where. For example, for the power switch, the lettering might be "Pwr" or "Power" or "Pwr sw". The pins are usually together and should fit the plug on the end of the wire.

Nov 25, 2009 | E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

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TRYING TO HOOK UP MU POWER BUTTON NEED TO KNOW


Hi there
The front panel connectors are mainly,
  • harddisk activity connector
  • power switch connector
  • reset switch connector
  • power LED connector
  • speakers connector
  • USB connector
Harddisk activity connector
This normally comes red in colour and is labeled as HDD-LED
Power switch connector
This comes green in colour and is labeled as POWER-SW
Reset switch connector
This usually comes grey in colour and is labeled as RST-SW
Power LED connector
This is usually green in colour and is labled as PWR-LED
Speakers connector
This speaker will give different beep sounds during boot to tell the user if there is any errors. It occupies 4 pins, however only 2 is important for the function. Be sure to connect the red coloured cable to the positive polarity and the black to the negative.
front_panel_connectors.jpg Front panel connectors pins on the motherboard
front_panel.jpg Front panel connectors from the casing

Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!!

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I have an 945gzt-m v 1.0 and dont know were the pwr sw wire goes


Yes.
First, let's orient the view of the motherboard, so we are both looking at it the same way.
The processor is at the top middle, and the Front panel header, is to the very bottom right hand corner.
Right next to the motherboard mounting hole.
The Front Panel header goes across the bottom edge of the motherboard, lengthwise.

Looking at the top row of pins on the Front Panel header, No.2 Pin is at the far left. Pins 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10, go across the top.

Looking at the bottom row, No. 1 Pin is at the far left. Pins 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9, go across the bottom.

The power switch wires go to Pins 6 and 8.
The HDD LED wires go to Pins 1 and 3.
The power LED wires go to Pins 2 and 4.

On the power switch wires, the Positive (+) wire goes to Pin 6. Just in case this wire is marked.
(Doesn't really matter which way it goes, because it's a switch!)

On the HDD LED wires, the Positive (+) wires goes to Pin 1.

On the power LED wires, the Positive (+) wire goes to Pin 6.

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I have a e-machine. Model w3619 a friend sold to me. He unplugged the two power leads that lead from the power button on the front panel from the motherboard.Where do i reconnect them?


The correct wiring plan for this computer is as follows:

Pwr Led Pwr Sw N/C

X X X X O

X X X X X
HDD Rst N/C

Note : N/C = no connection, top row has no pin, bottom row has a pin but not connected.

when you plug in the Pwr Led and HDD connectors, a light should come on, if it doesn't , turn off the pc and turn the connector round on the pins, re -power on your pc.



Nov 30, 2008 | E-Machines (308714) Motherboard

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I have an emachines t6520 and the power sw wire, HDD led wire, and the power led wire hve been disconected


On the system board, on the left edge next to the primary IDE connector, there is a 9 pin header.
I usually get a magnify glass and look down on the header . From right to left,you will see PWR led pins closer to the edge of the motherboard.and the Power BTN next to it.(the side of the pins that has 4 pins on it)
Then on the other side, you will see the pins for the HDLED across from the PWR led. Then the Reset pins across the PWR BTN.

If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

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