How to plug in a 3 pin fan to your psu
Hello, i bought 4 coolermaster fans for my cooler master elite 430.they are all 120 mmm and my dell inspiron 518 motherboard has only 3 fan plugs one for the cpu and one for exuast and onefor intake now i screwed in all of the fans except for one of the exuast fans in the top back becasue the cpu fan is stacked up on this metal thing now i have no place to plug in my new fans and that one fan doesnt fit so i dont know what to do i feel like a wasted money btw my psu is a thermaltake 650watt
You can use a 3-pin fan to 4-pin molex adapter and use the molex connector from your PSU for power. You won't be able to monitor/control fan speed, but it will work. Check out the link below for an idea of what I am talking about.