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2 atx power connections, which to use?

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April 3, 2006 3:07:05 PM

hi all , i have a abit aw8-max mb and putting a northq psu in , the mb has 2 power connections , a 24 pin connection ( atxpwr1) and a 4 pin connection (atx12v1). mb came with a adapter for 20pin power>24 pin

psu has a 4pin power cable that fits atx12v1 , and a 20pin cable that connevts to atxpwr1 whan use that adapter

which should i be using? or both ?

both sounds scary if wrong lol

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April 3, 2006 4:01:28 PM

You will need to use both connectors or your board will not POST or if it does...won't be stable.
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