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If you don't want them to come off...ever. Use 3M trim molding adhesive tape found in automotive stores. It's double sided w/ a highly aggresive adhesive(pm me if you do this and then need to get them off. There is a trick to it)

Most of the time,I simply use 4" zip ties. Quick,easy to remove and painless.

On the cable management question. The most effective tools you need for the job are a drill & dremel tool. No matter the case configuration...with those you can turn a case w/ no managment into one w/ great cable managment.

Sleeving cables is a learn by doing experience. Get the proper tools (sunbeam makes a great set http://www.koolertek.com/computer-pa...t-161p1441.htm) and sit down when you have a weekend to spare. I don't care for premade extensions myself. I make my own,w/ plugs when necessary or just soldering extensions to the length I need for the routing I chose.
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Best thing to use in the world for cable management?

Twisty ties. Those things are awesome. I can set them up as I go, and if I don't like the looks I can go back and adjust accordingly. I don't use zips because they're bad for the environment. I was thinking of using them with purse locks but then it has the same outcome as the twisty ties. The thing is if you buy any kind of cable device it comes with enough to use and cut to fit. lol

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