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Hey guys, How can you set up the front panel for the X-Fi Fatal1ty?

I just got it and I don't know what to do, Opinions?
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post #2 of 11
Its pretty simple, i think

There are pins on the XFI, correct? Simply plug in the front panel in to those pins. There should be directions on how to do that with the XFI manual.
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post #5 of 11
i'm not sure what else you want to know. there are cables that connect the sound card to the front panel. unfortunately, with your setup, one of those is a big ugly ribbon cable. it would be a shame to put it in that pretty Zalman case of yours. you might want to round the cable to make it a little better looking. i hope they're long enough to reach in that big case of yours.
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post #6 of 11
Sorry I thought you mean't the front panel of you case

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post #7 of 11
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Originally Posted by Monkmachine View Post
Sorry I thought you mean't the front panel of you case

I thought so too?
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post #8 of 11
i believe he got an X-Fi front panel after he got his sound card. i'm not sure if he has the cables to connect them.

Roxter, they are proprietary cables that you can only get from Creative. you can try to make some yourself if you're feeling extra saucy, but it probably won't look nice.
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post #9 of 11
You use the IDE cable that came with the panel and plug it into the pins on the back of the Panel & Sound Card and voila, it works.
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by JoeUbi View Post
You use the IDE cable that came with the panel and plug it into the pins on the back of the Panel & Sound Card and voila, it works.
Yep, and also the power wire.
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