What do I do with all of the little tabs on the motherboard faceplate? Tags: Homebuilt Motherboards Systems Last response: February 14, 2010 3:07 AM in Systems Share chocoboat February 14, 2010 1:30:24 AM Am I supposed to break these things off? Fold them in? Bend them out? Leave them alone? Why do these exist and what am I supposed to do with them? More about : tabs motherboard faceplate p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b V Motherboard February 14, 2010 2:19:58 AM Put it the gap in your case where the motherboard sits... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMKGiAekypY look at that video or this guide: http://www.pcguide.com/byop/byop_InstallingtheNewIOShie... Theyll show you what to do with it r-sky February 14, 2010 3:05:38 AM Those tabs are for grounding... Leave them be. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b V Motherboard February 14, 2010 3:07:54 AM r-sky said:Those tabs are for grounding... Leave them be. What are you on? its the i/o shield... not the mobo standoffs... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDo I really need to use my Back Faceplate ? ForumCase faceplate won't come off HELP!!!! ForumNew build wont post ForumMy PC wont stay on for more than about 10 minutes. ForumScratch Build Project: The Ultimate Computer Desk ForumCan the foam betwrrn the two layers of the faceplate for the motherboard disrupt ForumI/O shield tabs lost on motherboard Forumwhat side fan size is this? Rosewill R102-P-BK ForumLittle upgrade, worth it? make a difference? ForumBad hum from Audigy card when connected to Home A/V. ForumCenturion 534 - little plastic tab ? ForumHow many tabs till firefox crashes? ForumBuilt (was: Placing Order Monday - Final Advice Please) Forum3500EUR (arround $4000) Work and Gaming Build. ForumHelp. New MotherBoard +Graphics Card = FPS Faceplant? ForumGaming PC ~$2500; what would you change ForumPCI compatibility question ForumThese 2 Graphics cards with this build or just 1? and which one? ForumExperience with upgrading ForumMotherboard or psu? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !