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Need help with palit 9600gt

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June 11, 2008 6:41:29 PM

Hi, I have a palit 9600gt graphics card and it has a cable with one black and one red wire (2 pin pung) at each end. I know it is to plug onto the audio card. I have a DX38BT intel motherboard and do not know where to plug this on. Is this for HDMI? Also is this concidered spdif. Thanks

Dale

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June 11, 2008 9:36:08 PM

??? sounds like the wire for your fan on the graphics card. the only graphics cards that have sound capability( to my knowledge) is ATI cards. im pretty sure that no nvidia card has that capability. can you post a pic of your card and the wires??
June 11, 2008 9:54:25 PM

well after looking at the pics of your card on newegg its the s/pdif cable ( i think thats what your talking about) and it allows you to route your onboard sound through your graphics card to external speakers. not to your mobo. right ibuypower??
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June 11, 2008 9:55:44 PM

Yes kinda. But it's more than just onboard sound. It's "hi-definition" audio, Barn'.
June 11, 2008 9:59:53 PM

but i thought that only ATI did the ongraphics card sound thing.
June 11, 2008 10:00:58 PM

That's what you get for thinkin'.
June 11, 2008 10:01:47 PM

The wire goes from SPDIF to Video card.

Sends sound to DVI/HDMI.
June 11, 2008 10:02:07 PM

LOL :lol:  sorry guys ibuypower is my best friend :hello: 
June 11, 2008 10:04:07 PM

Well he's not mine. "I think he's a nut" lol. JK JK. He's good guy!!!
June 11, 2008 10:41:03 PM

Hey, thanks to all. I do know that connection but it is a three pin header not two. How do I determine which way to plug it on.
June 11, 2008 11:36:04 PM

My MB has 3pin SPDIF in and 2pin SPDIF out.

Look closer.
June 12, 2008 12:32:29 AM

Thanks for the reply. I did take another look. On my motherboard is three pins (header) labled SPDIF. the wires or cable coming from the graphics card is two pin, red and blk wire.
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