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post #11 of 22
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Originally Posted by frostbite View Post
you just need to get them running at the same time, I have made well modded an atx extension so that tw0 psu's start at the same time

why would you need to worry about starting them at the same time
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post #12 of 22
Because it is easier and most people want there rig starting at the same time as the rest of the system, who wants to have their most annoyingly loud delta fans starting when they are concentrating on a piece of work or playing css
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post #13 of 22
I still don't see the point of this guide..I know how to do what their saying I just don't get how it make you able to use two PSUs at once..I mean You can hook up your fans/lights to one and then have the other one run everything else ( and still turn each on at a different time...And what can you have boot seperatly..Can you hook up your Graphics Card and Fans/lights to one and everything else to the other?
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post #14 of 22
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Can you hook up your Graphics Card and Fans/lights to one and everything else to the other?
Yes, but the psu's MUST start at the same time for it to work
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post #15 of 22
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Sounds like you missed the 12v. Double check connections.
It is "PCI". Not PCI-E...
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post #16 of 22
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Yes, but the psu's MUST start at the same time for it to work
So how do you get them to start at the exact same time...I thought that was what the guide was for..but nothing in the guide shows two psu hooked up to eachother.
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post #17 of 22
and why can't you turn both power supplies turn on even if they don't turn on at the same time if the main power button on the case will turn the computer on?
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post #18 of 22
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and why can't you turn both power supplies turn on even if they don't turn on at the same time if the main power button on the case will turn the computer on?
huh?
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post #19 of 22
Just get one of those split 20-pin plugs so both CPU can start at the same time and no modding would be involved, you can stick the other 4-pin on the side of it and into the mobo. These things usually come with cases with dual PSU support but there must be some place selling them separately.
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post #20 of 22
yes! jus rig a switch to the starting wire (usually brown) on the 20 pin part and one to the gnd (any of the black ones)i had an old relay lying around and i use that
    
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