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I always use the second
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I usually use the flat ones but any are fine i guess as long as the length and threads are right

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It's kind of hard to tell from your pics...are you talking about which holes, or which screws?

There should be 9 holes in your MB, in 3 rows of 3. The middle row may be offset a little. The holes should match those on the MB plate of your case.

Make sure when you put them in that you put in the standoffs first. These are little spacers that keep your MB off the surface of the case. Depending on your case, they may already be in place. The screws should have been provided with your case. If they are missing, as long as they have the right thread size and hold the MB firm, it shouldn't matter.

Hope this helps,

Rich
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If it fits and tightens, It works IMO.
   
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You can use any of the following. Both have the same threading but different head. But i'd personally take the 2nd one because of the flatter and larger head.
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post #7 of 7
I've always used the second one, as long as it holds the board you shouldn't be too worried.
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