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post #11 of 19
Is it an off-case build thus the need for a switch? Maybe your problem lies somewhere else instead of the switch?
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post #12 of 19
If it's not the switch, you may consider trying another psu.
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post #13 of 19
Thread Starter 
brand new seasonic psu ,new mobo new ram etc.
post #14 of 19
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Please place dunce hat on my head....i just looked and the 4 pin is not connected to the board next to the cpu...

ps thanks I appreciate the help
Edited by cognoscenti - 5/31/08 at 5:51am
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post #16 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by CyberDruid View Post
As far as I know from my expereience they are both momentary contact switches. Maybe there is another underlying issue there.
agreed.
have you tried shorting the PWRSW pins with a screwdriver or other electrically-conductive item? I used a screwdriver on the three computers I had in my basement when I was trying to get them folding.
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post #17 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by cognoscenti View Post
Please place dunce hat on my head....i just looked and the 4 pin is not connected to the board next to the cpu...

ps thanks I appreciate the help
If you haven't forgotten to plug something in, then you haven't built enough computers.
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In case it doesnt kill you, zap you, smoke your electronics or your cat, computer building mistakes only help you learn!
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post #19 of 19
Both the power switch and the reset switch are the same. I broke the power switch on my cm690 and use the reset switch now. It works fine. Just plug the reset switch in the power switch pins...
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