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Re: Did I blow my processor?




rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> And to ensure the motherboard isn't the culprit, you can always connect
>> the PS_ON (green) wire (in the 20/24-pin connector)any GND pin (black
>> wire) with a short length of wire.
>
> In case it is not clear, you do this by unplugging the 20/24 pin cable
> from the power supply and then note if the fan starts running.
> (Unless I misunderstand what Dan is suggesting.

Nope, you're spot on.  Bear in mind too that if you've left the HDD / CD
/ etc. connected, they'll all spin up too (unless, ofc, the PSU is dead).


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