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Windows 7: Building your own tower.

24 Aug 2014   #81
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

I purchased the same Corsair 600W PSU that you have about a month ago (mine is modular, but basically the same). I ran into a problem with the 24-pin cable. The plastic part is not very slick and it was really hard to clip onto the motherboard. After a lot of tries, I decided to go to newegg and get an 8 inch extension cable. It is a slippery plastic and it slid right on the 24-pin cable and then slid on the motherboard very easy. You might not have to do that, but if you run into a problem, that is a solution. Good Luck.


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03 Sep 2014   #82
SevSaint

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Okay.
Thanks for everyones help. So much good advice and so much talent lurking around here. I am currently typing this message via one new awesome gaming rig.
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03 Sep 2014   #83
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

Change your system specs to reflect the new build or at least tell us the parts list of what you used.

Any major surprises or head-scratching?
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03 Sep 2014   #84
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Very glad you got it together and it works.
If you can post some pictures..

Use this tutorial by Brink:

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