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I'm wondering if such a thing as this exists without me having to make it, and if so what it is called. I want a way of resetting the bios with the on-board jumper for when I screw up an OC so much that I can't even reach the POST screen. Right now I can't access the jumper without removing the graphics card from its slot (including unscrewing it), which makes wilder experiments unfeasable without a great deal of hastle. So what I want is to wire up a switch to that jumper slot, with a button that, presumably, would occupy one of the drive bays. Then whenever I screw up I can just hold that switch down for a few seconds and start fresh.
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post #2 of 6
here is one that goes on the back of your pc. am looking for more right now
post #3 of 6
This any use to you?, I know it's a slot mount, but easy to mod a bay cover to mount it.

Edit: Ninja'd by rocker...
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post #4 of 6
I've never seen one of those before. You might have to make one yourself.

On the bright side, all you need to do is wire a push-button switch to short out two wires.
post #5 of 6
This isn't going to be of use to you, but EVGA did make something to that effect that shipped with a select few models of the Classified boards. It was called the ECP (EVGA Control Panel).

http://www.evga.com/products/moreinf...0Hardware&sw=4

If all else fails, maybe shoot an e-mail to your motherboard manufacturer to see if they can sell you an accessory like that or something?
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Thanks for the replies, i'll post back if I come up with anything.
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