Well as you may have guessed...this mod is now complete! I know its not much, but its a nice sized step for me as I've never modded a case before. Here's how it looks all finalized and hooked up to my TV
Just a quick test run before powering it on. Making sure the fan controllers work, and they do!
POST. Everything's looking good so far!
Loading Windows Vista X32!
And fully booted!!! MY FIRST MOD WAS A SUCCESS!!!!
Thank you for checking out my very first mod!
For those that are wondering...here's the specs of this computer (at the time of the mod):
AthlonXP 2400+ @ 2.1GHz
MSI Socket A Motherboard (don't know model off the top of my head)
1.25GB DDR (various sticks, 2x512, 1x256), running at 140MHz 2,2,2,6,2T
BFG Tech 7800GS OC AGP card
Seagate Barracuda 40GB IDE Harddrive
Lite On DVD ROM drive
2x80mm front intake fans
1x90mm rear exhaust fan
Thermaltake Volcano 11 CPU cooler
Unknown brand 520w Modular PSU
Windows Vista Ultimate 32bit using Media Center for playback
Current specs of the rig as it stands (at the date of this edit):
AMD Athlon X2 3800+ Manchester @ 2.25GHz, 1.25v (0.1v undervolt) (2.0GHz stock)
Jetway 939GT SLI motherboard
1.0GB Generic DDR400 @ 2.5,3,3,7,2T with 187MHz (200MHz, 3,4,4,8,2T stock)
Foxconn 7600GT PCIe @ stock
Seagate Barracude 40GB IDE Hard drive
Lite On DVD-ROM
2x80mm front intake fans (the modded one now has a silver grill)
1x90mm exhaust fan
Stock AMD Opteron Heatpipe cooler with Cool N' Quiet enabled
Unknown Brand 520w Modular PSU (I can look, but its difficult to remove this rig from its location)
Windows XP Profession 32bit using Meedio 1.42 for playback
Vista didn't have proper drivers for the motherboard ANYWHERE
More specs can be found under this rig in my systems. Mainly the things I forgot such as Mobo model # and PSU brand name. Thank you for checking out my first mod!