[SATLUG] adding usb connectors from an hp computer

FIRESTORM_v1 firestorm.v1 at gmail.com
Sat May 10 23:30:02 CDT 2008


I tried to view the images, but they took forever to arrive.

If I am understanding you correctly, you have a header on your motherboard
that is supposed to bring out two (or four?) USB ports and you want to know
how to wire them up?

Correct?


FIRESTORM_v1

On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 6:39 PM, Chris Lemire <good_bye300 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> I'm trying to get some help adding a 2 usb ports and audio to my computer
> to have audio headphones and mic in the front.
>
> http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/~chris/add_usb/<http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/%7Echris/add_usb/>
>
> Specifically you can look at these. The rest are optional.
>
> http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/~chris/add_usb/hpim1201.jpg<http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/%7Echris/add_usb/hpim1201.jpg>
> http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/~chris/add_usb/hpim1204_reduced_size.jpg<http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/%7Echris/add_usb/hpim1204_reduced_size.jpg>
> http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/~chris/add_usb/hpim1205_reduced_size.jpg<http://l33t0rb4it.homelinux.com/%7Echris/add_usb/hpim1205_reduced_size.jpg>
>
> The usb connectors I'm attempting to add look like this on the side that
> plugs into the motherboard.
>
> ooox
> oooa
>
> Where "o" are wires,
> "x" is blocked (blocked the wrong pin on my mobo),
> and "a" is empty, open but no wire.
>
> or it was different. Just switch the a and x. I cut those that side off
> with those two because they were useless and blocking the connector from
> plugging into my mobo. I then tried plugging it in several ways without any
> luck. So what can I do to make this work? How complicated will it be?
>
>
> Christopher Lemire <christopher.lemire at gmail.com>
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