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post #1 of 22
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hi all, basically im getting frustrated with the LED lights on my case, it lights up my entire room and i cant sleep with them on lol. i was wondering is there any easy way to turn the lights off without physically cutting the LED connection?

anythoughts guys would be greatly appreciated!
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post #2 of 22
Buy new fans? Not really a mod but a solution nonetheless

I'll tell you if I think of anything good.
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post #3 of 22
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hmm i dont really wanna spend any money, cos theres nothing wrong with the fans themselfs, i mean they keep my 4ghz 8400 chip cool a 30C lol, but i jus cant be arsed with the lights on all the time!
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post #4 of 22
What LED lights? The ones on the fans? The cathodes?

If its about the fans, the the solution would be to just buy fans that don't have LED
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post #5 of 22
There is no way that I know of to turn off the leds. Or you could try to chain all the fans together so that you only have to unplug one and they all go off, except for the top fan, no light on it. shouldnt be to bad if you are just leaving it idle overnight.
Edited by ShazBo - 12/14/08 at 3:10pm
    
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post #6 of 22
Nope.
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post #7 of 22
you could put something over the light in the fan to over it up, i think three lights on each fan.
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post #8 of 22
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yeah its the LED on the fans that come with the antec 900 case. Its literally lighting up my entire room, and my hours at work are sometimes unforgiving so i kinda need my room to be pitch black so i can get some decent shut eye lol. maybe ill jus disconnect the leds...anyone know if it means cutting the cable or simply unplugging?
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post #9 of 22
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Originally Posted by zhevra View Post
you could put something over the light in the fan to over it up, i think three lights on each fan.
yeah i been putting something infront of the case, but the lights at the back of the case then shine on the wall!! argh!
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post #10 of 22
buy and replace the fans like people have said.
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