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Z77A-GD55 Blue LED's are super annoying

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They flicker, they're bright as heck, and they don't match my color scheme.
Can I turn them off in anyway?
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Rip them out? tongue.gif
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Soldering iron is your best friend.
 
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Look on your BIOS, there may be an option to turn them off. Heck, Asus has placed the option to turn all lights off on my RIIIE, and they're a LOT of lights.

Either that, or use liquid electrical tape, or just plain one cut to the size of the LEDs.
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Do any PCBs actually integrate the LEDs into a critical path where removing it would break the circuit? Or can they all just be removed with abandon?
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That is a good question.
 
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post #7 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by Frozenoblivion View Post

They flicker, they're bright as heck, and they don't match my color scheme.
Can I turn them off in anyway?
I have P67A-GD80, the BIOS is more or less the same. Go to Energy saving ---> Motherboard LED Control and turn the function off. Hope this helps!
post #8 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kitto View Post

I have P67A-GD80, the BIOS is more or less the same. Go to Energy saving ---> Motherboard LED Control and turn the function off. Hope this helps!

This, i turned mine off on my Z68A-GD65 with this option thumb.gif
Edited by Aazelion - 3/28/13 at 9:44pm
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