Closed I/o shield doesn't "snap into place" Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: February 27, 2013 9:53 PM in Components Share jorgegonzalez February 26, 2013 12:38:19 AM It fits just fine, but it just falls off if I don't hold it in. It doesn't seem like there's anything for it to snap into. What am I doing wrong? Here's the case: BitFenix Merc Beta Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : shield snap place | Report abuse Register or log in to remove GhislainG Power supply Authority February 26, 2013 2:00:43 AM It can't fall off once the motherboard is in place as it has to be installed before mounting the motherboard in the case. You have to snap it into place from the inside of the case. | Report abuse jorgegonzalez February 26, 2013 4:44:01 PM As I said, the i/o shield doesn't snap into place. | Report abuse Best solution GhislainG Power supply Authority February 26, 2013 6:27:40 PM But even if it doesn't snap into place because it's a bit loose, it will stay in place because it gets sandwiched between the motherboard and the case. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4DoKZTGk3g | Report abuse jorgegonzalez February 26, 2013 8:48:48 PM Best answer selected by jorgegonzalez. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>I/o shield doesn't "snap into place"> Related ressources: ForumWill the I/O Shield on this case Get out? ForumMotherboard not connecting to the IO Shield ForumPC case I/O shield dimensions?! ForumWhere can I buy an i/o shield for intel DX58SO ForumPorts not aligning with rear i/o shield ForumI/O Shield issue. ForumI/O shield necessary or not?? ForumQuestion about IO Shield Plate... ForumQuestion about UD3P IO Shield Installation ForumComputer won't start. No beeps, monitor says power save. ForumHow to install Q- Shield to P7P55D Board? Help ! ForumNZXT Switch 810 I/O LED's not working? ForumHow Do I know the motherboard will fit in my Tower -ULTRA NOOB ForumIntel Pentium E2180 help ForumNeed a new IO shield ForumChange into amd processor for aser aspire ForumPc doesn't detect speakers after changing cpu. ForumDate Computer came into service ForumWhere to plug usb 3.0 chasis leads into mobo? ForumWater got into psu, now won't turn in with 8 pin attached. More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !