Having problems with your Computer System Cooling ?

I just bought an Evercool fan to replace the cpu fan in a Dell Dimension Desktop. However, I connected it to the motherboard and it is not working.

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Dell used to be a real *****. The connector looks the same as a industry standard, the industry standard plug fits into the motherboard but they changed the freckin pinouts. The only reason they did this was to make your frustrated. If you want it done right you should build it yourself ;)

Take a look at your old fan are the wires colored? Red typically means voltage+ whereas black is ground. the third wire is information form the motherboard at what the fan should be running at. you are going to have to either take the wires out for the connector and switch them around or you can get one of these nifty things.


most fans come with that cable. double check the box.
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