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Sabertooth 990fx mystery connector?

post #1 of 34
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I've attached a picture that i'm curious what it's for, it kind of looks like a 3 pin fan connector, but not quite... It's not labled or mentioned in the owners manual, anyone know?338
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post #2 of 34
Looks kinda like a jumper pin.
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post #3 of 34
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I suppose it does, but a jumper for what? the CMOS jumper is on the bottom of the motherboard. and there was no jumper on this mystery connector at any point
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post #4 of 34
Hmmm, odd.

Maybe something for a external temp probe?
Chassis intrusion is only two pins...
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post #5 of 34
my maximus iv gene has a couple of those too
post #6 of 34
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I'll try asking asus, and if i find out, i'll repost here but i have no clue what it could be.
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post #7 of 34
I'm interested as well!
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post #8 of 34
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Well gentlemen, I just got off the phone with asus.... it is indeed a mystery! The gentleman i spoke to knew what i was talking about but nothing he could find told him anymore then we already knew, he mentioned he's quite confused himself.....so heres hoping someone finds something but until then it's a mystery.
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post #9 of 34
It's the self destruct jumper bro, don't touch it.
post #10 of 34
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Funny, until i know what it is i wouldnt touch it anyway but it's odd that asus would include a connector but thier own people dont know what it is
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