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My LEDs on my case fans aren't working..

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I have the Coolermaster Storm Scout case, and this is my first time building a computer. I just got everything hooked up and plugged in (save for my GPU, which will be here in two weeks) and upon powering on I saw that everything was working....

Except for the LEDs on my case fans. My motherboard powers up and all my case fans are running, but the lights aren't working. I'm using dual 12 inch cold cathodes (red) as well, and they both work just fine. Naturally, it's not the end of the world if the fan lights don't work because I have the cathodes, but it still really bugs me for some reason.

Is there a hidden plug that I missed somewhere or something? I connected the three molex fan connectors into my PSU, but I didn't see anything else for the lights. I've tried turning the LED button on the case on and off, but still nothing happens. Help?
post #2 of 6
make sure the case -/+ 's are connected right for the leds.
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I actually plugged in all those a couple of weeks ago. Today was most of the other stuff. I don't remember there being a specific LED for the fans, but there was a power LED. Are those the same thing? Because if so, the power LED works just fine....
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Bad fans(or LED's in fan)-simple.If the fans are spinning-they should turn on.
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They are spinning ;_;

Just no lights with them. I'll have to tinker with them some more tomorrow, as it's 2:30 in the morning here and I've been working on my cable management for hours. As long as the fans themselves spin and do their jobs I won't be too upset. I can live with broken LEDs, though it's pretty disappointing.
post #6 of 6
Call CM and RMA the fans. They won't make you return the whole case, trust me smile.gif
   
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