Forum discussion tagged with splitter.
  1. M

    Question How to get an extra audio port (splitter, sound card, new case or usb adapter)

    Years ago, while reinstalling parts on my Thermaltake Chaser A31 PC case, I broke the headphone/mic cable for the front face of the case so, at the front, only the USB ports work nowadays. Thanks to this I'm left with just the audio ports of the motherboard (a MSI Z270 SLI PLUS) at the back of...
  2. Fannnn

    [SOLVED] Motherboard has only one fan header, I want to install 3

    Hello, I just made this account so I could ask this question! I'm having trouble with my motherboard, an Asus Prime H310M-E R2.0 which only has one 'cha-fan' header and I want to install 3 fans that I already bought, into my computer case (possibly more later), I was looking into some...
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    Question Help with PWM Splitters

    I am finishing up my first pc build. I have a b450M gaming MoBo, that has only 2 system fan headers and a cpu fan header. I guess the cpu fan header will be used by the cpu cooler (wraith prism), so that leaves me with 2 open spots And I need to connect : 2x140mm front fans 1x120mm back fan...
  4. K

    Question Optical Splitting Doesn't Work. Help?

    I recently bought a soundbar for my TCL TV. It connects with the TV via an optical cable. However, for a while now, I've had an optical cable running from headphones to the TV. The obvious solution was a splitter, but for some reason it doesn't work. The Sound Bar gets perfect audio but the...
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    Question Front case fans connection/Fan controller

    Greetings, I have a question to what would be the best solution to this. I have a Phanteks ECLIPSE P400S TEMPERED GLASS Case. The case came with an installed fan in front with a 3-pin connector. I recently installed 2 more fans in front (ARCTIC Fan BioniX F120). Those 2 new fans come with a...
  6. xerxesaria

    [SOLVED] Chassis cooling dilemma

    I have purchased: Asus ROG Strix Z490-E Gaming Motherboard. This motherboard has only 2 headers for case fans. My case has 5 fans (2 intake + 3 exhaust)! That leaves 3 fans unusable, unless I use a splitter. The motherboard has also a CPU_OPT header, which, I understand is best used for...
  7. HnyBear

    [SOLVED] USB 3.0 Header to a USB 2.0 Header/Splitter

    Why can I not find this anywhere? I have an extra USB 3.0 header on my MB and I'd like to find a adapter to plug into it and get at least 2 USB 2.0 headers out of it. I can only find one place that has one and I don't know if I trust it...
  8. Question Very specific setup not working

    Hi, I have a very specific problem concerning my display setup that I can't make any sense of. The goal is to have both my PC and my Playstation connected to my projector. However, since my projector is on the other side of my room I need to use a 15m HDMI cable to reach it (If I want...
  9. juampidieguez123

    [SOLVED] Could I use a splitter without knowing amp usage?

    In a couple of days I'll be building a Pc with this mobo and this case. The case has two 4-pin fans but the mobo only has one 4-pin header (there is a 3-pin header but i'll be using that one for the rear fan). I looked up for a splitter, but the thing is that I could not find anywhere the amp...
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    [SOLVED] Fan Control

    Hi there! So I recently decided to buy myself a new PC, for which I want to use the Corsair 220T RGB Airflow case. This case has 3 SP120 RGB Pro fans pre-installed, which isn't really enough for me so I decided to install 3 extra fans which means that I should have 6 SP120 RGB Pro fans. Now, I...
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    Question can hdmi splitter be detected?

    I would like to use a HDMI splitter to mirror my desktop (with windows 10 pro) monitor to another monitor. Can anyone who uses my computer detect that I am using a HDMI splitter without looking at the cables behind? How about VGA splitters? Are they detectable? I want to make sure that my second...
  12. Sa1Ko

    [SOLVED] Pcie splitter

    Hello i recently bought a corsair rm850x psu and i noticed that the pcie cable for the gpu has a splitter at the end which means that with one cable i have 2 x 6+2. Should i use one cable or is it safer to use 2 cables to connect my 5700xt nitro+?
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    Question Question about open/unused fan splitter/argb splitter head, is it safe?

    Hi, i would like to ask the community if it is safe to have an unused and open fan header on my splitter. My current argb/fan splitter is 1 to 4, however, I only need to use 2 out of those 4 headers on the splitter. is it okay to leave the other two unused?
  14. EddyPC

    Question How much ARGB fans can I connect to SATA power supply output?

    good evening to everyone, I have a cable that has 4 SATA with a single 6 pin output from the power supply. I have 8 ARGB 2300 rpm PWM fans, 1 PWM splitter (SATA power), 1 ARGB splitter (SATA power), HDD (SATA power) and the AIO pump (SATA power). Can I connect everything with that cable...
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    [SOLVED] Help, no slot on mobo for 2nd case fan. Is there another way?

    So bought a corsair m120 pro for my pc and i just assumed my MOBO had more than 1 sysfan slot. But it doesn't. Unfortunately all of the slots on my power supply are taken as well, so i kind of feel like i wasted my money. But i heard of using splitters and i would like to know some more details...
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    [SOLVED] Can I connect a GSYNC monitor and a VR headset to one display port?

    Hey so I've got a 144hz gsync monitor that obviously uses a display port. However I would also love to be able to simultaneously use my Oculus Rift which also uses a display port. Problem is that my GPU only has one display port output. So my question is.. is there some sort of splitter I can...
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    [SOLVED] How do I connect MB500 RGB fans to my Aorus Pro Z390? (Complete beginner here)

    Hey guys! So, I'm building a new computer soon and I had my Cooler Master MB500 case delivered today (this is the only component I have for now). My mobo will be a Gigabyte Aorus Pro Z390. When I opened it, I saw 6 fan cables connected to 2 splitters: https://prnt.sc/r2kfhc - three (labeled)...
  18. K

    [SOLVED] Fan hub for 3-pin fans, will it work?

    I have a cooler master mb511 case which came with 3 front intake fans. But they have 3-pin connectors only and won't work in pwm obviously. The store person has assembled my pc. He used a molex cable connector to power the fans. Since there is no connection to the motherboard, those 3 fans run...
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    Question MSI MPG X570 Gaming Plus | USB malfunctioning

    If you are to look at the diagram for the rear I/O panel, you'll see my board has four USB 3.2s, and two USB 2.0s at the top. I have two 4 way USB hubs, one for 2.0, and another for 3.0 type. On just the I/O panel, my 3.0 splitter will ONLY work with one of the two USB 3.2s on the fourth row...
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    Question Unsure how to set up large arrangement of fans on mobo w/ 1 port

    I've been stuck with how to install multiple fans on this motherboard. I have no idea what to do. I ordered 3 LL140s (a 2 pack and a 1 pack), and then I'm getting the h100i platinum (2 ml120s). How the heck do I get all that into the motherboard? My motherboard is an Asus ROG Strix X570-I...