The three fan connectors support cooling fans of 350mA (4.2 Watts) or a total of 1A (12W) at +12V. Orient the fans so that the heatsink fins allow air flow to go across the onboard heatsink(s) instead of the expansion slots. The fan wiring and plug may vary depending on the fan manufacturer. Connect the fan cable to the connector matching the black wire to the ground pin.
Do not forget to connect the fan cables to the fan connectors. Lack of sufficient air flow within the system may damage the motherboard components. These are not jumpers! DO NOT place jumper caps on the fan connectors!
Rotation +12V GND
If the USB port connectors on the rear panel are inadequate, a USB header is available for two additional USB port connectors. Connect a
1: USB Power
6: USB Power
Chapter 2: Hardware information