M/B switch

  Billy911 19:55 16 Jan 2006
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I've connected all the wires onto the motherboard but there's one remaining which I can't figure out where it goes. It's labelled 'M/B SW'. When I switch on the power nothing happens. The motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-7VA REV:1.0

  PaulB2005 19:57 16 Jan 2006

It's the Motherboard Switch and it connects the power button to the motherbaord - hence the PC doesn't start!

  PaulB2005 19:58 16 Jan 2006

Check your connections - something is wrong somewhere.

  Mr Mistoffelees 19:58 16 Jan 2006

Look in the motherboard manual to see where it goes, download a manualk if you have to. M/B SW is the connection to the main power switch, without that connected your pc will do nothing.

  Eric10 20:28 16 Jan 2006

This is taken from a downloaded manual for your motherboard. The 'Soft Power Connector' (pins 6 and 8) is for the main ON switch of the PC. click here.

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