How to Buy a Computer Power Supply?

Answer If you need a new power supply and don't know much about computers, this is a good place to start off. However, make absolute sure that you do not dive in to buying parts without having some prior ... Read More »

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How to Convert a Computer ATX Power Supply to a Lab Power Supply?

Computer power supplies cost around US$30, but lab power supplies can run you $100 or more! By converting the cheap (free) ATX power supplies that can be found in any discarded computer, you can ge... Read More »

How much power does a computer power supply draw?

A typical desktop computer power supply draws between 60 watts to 250 watts. By comparison, a laptop computer power supply draws between 15 watts and 45 watts. While on standby mode, a PC power sup... Read More »

What type of power supply connector is used to supply power to the floppy drive?

The power connectors for floppy drives come from the same four-wire bundle that powers all of the other internal IDE drives. Older 5.25" floppy drives connect via the standard four-socket D-shaped ... Read More »

I got a new power supply for my computer bcause my computer kept on shutting off now it is doing it again why?

mine did that 2, till it blew... the fan on mine was clogged and the inside was sooo dusty. it overheated. check urs...