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all power supply can be use on amd board...
except for pentium4 which require a p4 connector ;)


hardware monkey
all atx boards use the same atx power connector. but intel wanted to include an extra 4-pin 12v connector to make sure their P4 boards get enough power. so power supplies that include that 4-pin 12v connector are labelled "P4" power supplies, even though they'll work with any atx board.

even some amd boards are now utilizing this connector. but if your board doesn't, then no biggie.
ok cool, thanks for clearing it all up

but now i got anouther question the P4 power 4 pin connector, and there is anouther wierd one, can they be made into the normal 4 pin connecters that drives use??

here is a pic of the connecters


hardware monkey
no, the molex connectors that you plug into drives have 5v (red) and 12v (yellow). if you need more molex connectors, just buy some cheap splitters.

i don't think you can or want to adapt that 4-pin p4 connector to do something else. same goes for that other one (don't remember what it's used for.. something old.)

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