Motherboard has 10-1 USB Socket, Case front USB cable has 5pin plug all connecte
My Asus P6X58D Premium Motherboard has two 10-1 USB 2.0 Sockets, one of which is used to connect a backplate with 2 USB andd 1 eSata. The other I would like to connect to the computer front usb sockets. My Thermaltake VL20001W2Z Element V Computer case has four seperate USB cables from the front ending in a flat straight 5 pin plugs. 5 pin plug from front of case VCC Red Cable USB 1- White Cable USB 1+ Green cable GRD Black Cable Unnamed pin probably has the covered shielding
Motherboard Socket Pin Numbering unknown Right to Left Botom Row has +5v P1- P1+ GND Blank (No PIn) and Top Row Has The same in reverse order with the 5th pin named NC. Can I connect two of the front cables, ensuring that the VCC pin on the plug goes to the +5v socket on the motherboard and ignore the 5th pin on the plug that appears to have the cable shield attached.
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I'm currently trying the Element V case, with an X58 mobo. That's exactly the config I used to activate the front USB and eSATA ports. Lemme know if the same set up works for you.