New build, motherboard USB problem? Tags: Homebuilt USB Motherboards New Build Systems Product Last response: May 18, 2013 1:09 PM in Systems Share gommer556 December 22, 2012 1:48:55 AM i just built my first build today, and was using this case:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... which had a cable for the 2 front USB ports (im assuming, i cant see) and the cable says that its USB 3.0, but i cant find a USB 3.0 slot on my mobo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... does this mean i will not be able to use my 2 front USB slots because its incompatible? i have not actually tried because my monitor has yet to arrive, so i cant boot it up just yet. im surprised i didn't catch this incompatibility, i researched all the parts extensively and asked tons of people on this forum... More about : build motherboard usb problem scout_03 a b B Homebuilt system a c 156 V Motherboard December 22, 2012 3:12:16 AM check if something like this could help http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... there are also some for the back of the case. m 0 l Ohmybad December 22, 2012 3:23:29 AM the case has USB 3.0 Plug, your mother board doesn't have on board USB3.0, i had the same problem with my mobo/case so i bought http://www.corsair.com/en/parts/case-parts/obsidian-ser... it has that USB 3 to USB 2 adapter. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer System Analysis Program May 18, 2013 1:09:48 PM It's your motherboard, H61 chipset does not support USB 3.0 so you have to get the header in order to use the two USB slots m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHaving a USB problem with a new build Forum SolvedPossible Motherboard problem with new build Forum New Motherboard, Problems with USB speed. Forum Problem with New Build after updating BIOS from USB key Forum New Build problem, Power to the motherboard but no power to the system, need help Forum New build wont test boot. CPU or motherboard problem? Forum SolvedProblem with USB 3.0 on motherboard not attaining USB 3.0 speeds Forum My new build with an ASUS M4A89TD PRO/USB3 motherboard wont start up Forum New Build Freezing, Hanging, and USB Problems Forum Solvednew Motherboard usb 3.0 hub not working, please help! Forum SolvedProblem with Gigabyte 78LMT-USB3 Motherboard Forum Problems with new build (motherboard or graphics card) Forum SolvedCan I put Windows 8 Enterprise on new computer build using a USB? Forum SolvedNo Display and USB after installing a new motherboard and CPU Forum SolvedDo you guys think this is a good build overall? OS good? Also does motherboard have USB 3.0 ports? Can't figure it out. Forum No Sound and USB Problems after new build? Forum SolvedWindows 7 BSOD on start up new problem when upgrading to new motherboard and cpu Forum problem installing windows on gigabyte 78LMT-usb 3 motherboard Forum Motherboard and Case USB Problem? Forum motherboard port problem, usb not detecting ext hdds Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !