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Windows 7: Having problem with fan connector

26 Mar 2014   #1
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Having problem with fan connector

Hello guys,

My motherboard is a Gigabyte H87-HD3.
The fans in my case are molex, so they were running 100%.
I bought these from Amazon. But im so confused.
Where do the plug in ECT.
I have a feeling that i bought the wrong product.....





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26 Mar 2014   #2
fireberd

Windows 7/10 64 bit
 
 

You need a Molex to FEMALE rather than the male that you have.

Something like this:


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26 Mar 2014   #3
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Hello,

Thank you this is what i bought http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B...?ie=UTF8&psc=1

I guess they sent the wrong item!
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27 Mar 2014   #4
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Were running 100% sounds like you want it past tense but adding those adapters will still only allow fans at full 12v. I hope that's what you wanted if not then you want some of these or a fan controller.

Amazon.com: 5 Pcs 3" Fan Speed Reduce 3 Pin Power Cable Adapter for Desktop PC: Electronics
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29 Mar 2014   #5
Andreas W

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Phobya-Speed...5v+fan+adapter you want something like this, you plug in your fan and then the other end in the molex Cable, there are 5v,7v that are the most common ones.

I use this one ModMyToys 4-Pin Power Distribution PCB - 8-Way Block Products Model: MMT-PCB-4-83 [MMT-PCB-4-83] : Performance-PCs.com, ... sleeve it and they will come hooked up to my psu, and then I use 5v adapter plugged into it
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