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Okay so my fans plug up to my power supply and the end of the strip plugs into one of the fan controller slots on the board am I correct?

As for the GPU,(Sapphire HD6950) it has two outlets for the PSU so do I plug both of them up or just one?
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Okay so my fans plug up to my power supply and the end of the strip plugs into one of the fan controller slots on the board am I correct?

As for the GPU,(Sapphire HD6950) it has two outlets for the PSU so do I plug both of them up or just one?
1:Which board? Motherboard or fancontroller?

2:Both. It needs the power.
    
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I'm not sure what you're referring to with the fans, but you have to plug both connectors into the 6950

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I dont know how to plug up all the fans do I just plug them up to the PSU. Why is there two ports per fan? And the fans dont plug up to the mobo at all?

GPU solved thanks.
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If you are using the molex connectors (they are big about a inch wide, 4 large metal pins) then yes you can plug them into your power supply. If you are using the small 3 pin(female) or 4pin (also female) then refer to your mother board manual. It should have a layout of your board, with various labels. Telling you what fan to plug where. When you locate the male pins on your board there should be a small label printed beside it or close to, confirming what the book said,
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Have you plugged your CPU fan into the board?

Case fans will just be molex, and you plug those into your PSU.
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Cable management.... that is all.
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