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SWAP DELL DIMENSION 4550 MOTHERBRD IN AFTER MARKET CHASSIS
\015 NEED A PIN-OUT (DETAILS) OF FRONT PANEL CONNECTOR J9H2 TO CONNECT TO CHASSIS: POWER, RESET, HDD LED\015
If you look closely at the motherboard the pinouts are there. I have always had to play with the reset and power pins and by this I mean that if they don't work right then turn them around. I have also had to put the cable marked reset on the pins marked power. The others are marked (hdd led). I have found this to be true with all dell machines.
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SWAP DELL DIMENSION 4550 MOTHERBRD IN AFTER MARKET CHASSIS
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Best motherboard that will fit the case of my Dell 8200 PC. I want more ram and maybe upgrade the processor.
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