Case Fan

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    [SOLVED] CPU and Case Cooling

    Hello everyone! I am planning to build a PC soon. I have almost everything already decided. When I wanted to use a Ryzen 7 1700 (which comes with a Wraith Spire cooler), the place where I'll buy ran out of stock for a long time, and I don't know if they're going to get it back. I then decided to...
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    Question Help with beefy fan placement?

    I have a FX-6300 (stock cooler), an RX-570, and a single case fan, so my PC gets pretty hot. I just tore down some old E-waste servers and got some beefy fans, I can drill holes and add dust filters anywhere in the case (Its also just an e-waste junk case), so where should I mount them? I have...
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    Question Case fan two black ground wires necessary?

    I got two Corsair non-pwm AF140 Quiet Edition case fans spec at 7v-12v. Just curious about the two black ground wires on the molex connector. Do I need two ground wires to be connected to run my fans safely? Or can I just use a single black wire? I've seen some molex fan splitter with single...
  4. uzi314

    Question Case fans from Corsair or coolerMaster in intel DH55TC Mobo?

    Hello guys! I wanna know that whether the case fans from Corsair and CoolerMaster are supported in intel DH55TC Motherboard or not because I heard that Motherboards from Dell, Hp and intel have proprietary connectors thus they support case fans of their own companies so is this true or this...
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    Question No connector for extra case fan

    Hello, I got my PC up and running today however I have 2 case fans and only one connector on the motherboard. Is this correct and if so is there a way around this? Gigabyte H310M S2H 2.0 (Sorry couldn't attach image) Thanks
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    Question Does the MSI motherboard RGB software work if a rgb splitter cable is used?

    My MoBo (MSI Z370 pc PRO) has only one 12v rgb header and 4 PWM case fan headers along with a cpu fan and a pump fan header. My case has 4 led fans preinstalled (not rgb just red led) which i have connected to the 4 fan headers on the MoBo. i have connected Cooler master hyper 410 cpu cooler...
  7. Proprietary Software

    Question Thermaltake case fans

    I bought a thermaltake case, which has 4 fans preinstalled. The fan cables are wired to a plate at the back of my pc https://screenshot.net/wgqy5c1 There is a molex-looking connector coming out of the plate https://screenshot.net/3kwelcg I am not sure what to do with the molex cable... Do I...
  8. hyperjcm

    Question Can i plug 5 fans to one header?

    I bought some cheap 120mm led case fans off eBay and connected it to one system fan header using fan splitters. so far it works fine in pwm mode, but in dc mode the fan leds blink like it stops for a sec and turns back on which made me worried if the fans require more power than what the header...
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    Question Dell Inspiron 3847 Motherboard and Case Fan

    I'm having issues with the case fan not running. It's nothing fancy--a single exhaust fan for the case that's connected to the motherboard. Thinking that it was a failing fan, I replaced the stock one with a Noctua. The four pin fan is connected to my motherboard's three pin connector. The fan...
  10. Question Where do i connect all my 8 rgb fans?

    Okay, so i got 2 hubs each having 5 ports. (came with a kit of fans) This one: I want to be able to control the rgb, i don't really mind the fans blasting at full speed all the time So i was told to connect to the motherboard, but i heard that too much rgb fans can overload and kill the...
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    Question Will a Graphics card be better cooled if you suck the hot air out or push cold air in?

    I have a 2080 ti msi graphics card and I'm wondering if it will be better if I push cold air in the case or push hot air out of the case, as i have used my front panels for cpu water cooling and have only my 3 fans at the top and 1 at the back
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    Question Corsair case fans, whats the difference?

    There are so many different case fans that corsair makes, what are the differences between them? Here are the 4 they make: ML1x0, LL1x0, HD1x0, and SP1x0. There's so many options, but they're all listed within the same RPM range, so i'm confused why there's 4 different versions if they're all...
  13. RishabhfromIND

    Question Can I add a Case fan to my old PC ?

    I have desktop from Dell Inspiron 620s with ATI RADEON HD 6450 1GB DDR3 , INTEL pentium G620 and 4GB RAM. I want to add an extra case fan to my pc for extra cooling. I am worried if i can do this or not.
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    Question Why did my case fan stopped working?

    I have a Zalman I3 series case. The last 2 months everything was fine, but suddenly the leds and fans stopped working. Is there a way to solve this? Thank you in advance.
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    [SOLVED] Negative or positive air pressure for 1 fan?

    I basically am building a matx build with a r5 2600 and an RTX 2060 from Zotac. However, to fit that power into my build, I had to skimp out on the case and a little bit on the mobo. My b450m has only 2 fan headers, and one is for the CPU. My question is would it be better to use a single 120...
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    Question 5 beeps no post or boot

    So I have had my built system for around 6 months, it only had 16gb of RAM so I bought another 16gb stick recently. I put the stick in and the PC wouldnt boot. 5 Beeps and resets iteslf, no post nor boot. nothing. Took the RAM back out, still the same. 5 beeps. took the other dimm out, still the...
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    I want to upgrade my pc what should i do : BUY new one or take new parts ( intel core ,etc.) for the old one ?

    Looking for a good gaming pc balanced buget ( not to hight : price, but not low : performance )
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    GT 730 2gb gddr5 issues

    So today I got a gt 730 for quite cheap. It is branded by lenovo and has only two display ports. Main problem was after installing nvidia drivers, the card felt even weaker than my previous 9600 GT when running counter strike. Even though the gt 730 should be much better, is there a reason...
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    Problem: to many floppy disks. Solution: USB Floppy Drive and Win95 on a VM?

    I have 88 3.5'' double sided, high density, 1.44Mb floppy disks. I'm trying to read or format from an USB Floppy Drive in Windows 10 and a message appears saying: A:\ is not accessible. The disk media is not recognized, it may not be formatted. I tried in a old PC with Windows XP Professional...
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    worth upgrading from a gtx 970 to a gtx 1080 ti?

    So im planning on upgrading my GPU and im currently using a Gigabyte gtx 970 3x windforce oc edition. Is it worth it to get a 1080 TI for 1080p 144hz gaming or would it be better to get a 1080 or 1070 ti