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I have an Antec 900 case, which has two small fans in the front, a large fan on top, and an exhaust fan in the back, all of which have individual power cords/plugs. They look identical to the piece on the left in this picture. I have been told it plugs directly into the power supply, but I have no plugs that connect with this- I do have a female cord similar to this, but no males. There is 1 slot on my motherboard that will accept this plug, but there are 4 fans, so I'm in a fix... any help? Do I need an adapter that will let me connect to the molex connectors from the PSU? Thank you.

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Usually that connecter goes into the mother board, that provides power and allows software to report the fan speed:

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But if your motherboard doesn't contain any connectors for your fans, you will need an adapter:

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They can be found at amazon:

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yes, that's what I need. Thank you! – tomsawyer95 Jun 28 '12 at 19:16

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