How to connect the power button?
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It happens that after you removed the dust from the system unit or connected a new device, the power button stopped working. In this case, or if you are assembling a computer, you will need information on how to connect the power button.
Connect the power button
- In order to connect the button to the motherboard, you need to take a loop coming from the button. It consists of several pair wires. At the ends they can be connected in pairs or be one at a time. There may be different options, sometimes contacts have designations associated with Power Switch, Led, Reset and Hdd led. They all come from the power button inside the case.
- On the other hand, we connect these wires in pairs to the corresponding contacts on the motherboard, observing +/- polarity. Usually on the motherboard there are corresponding labels or their abbreviations In this case, we are interested in Power Switch, Power SW or PWR SW.After that, the power button will work.
For more information, see the instructions that came with your motherboard.