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Newegg.com has the best low cost psus.. just get a rosewill.

actually Newegg is noted to be the highest price for PSU's , I still use them, but they are not the lowest cost ones out there.
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post #32 of 33
The paper clip will work fine, what you need is a multimeter to test with. I can't remember exactly what wires are which, but orange should be 12v, yellow 5v and blue 3.3v (if I have that remembered correctly).

In any case read these for testing:

How to test a PSU with a multimeter
PSU 24-Pin Wire Diagram
    
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Put my old psu in his case and everything fired right up. Thanks guys
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