Can someone explain the Asus Q Connector to me ?

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Can someone explain the Asus Q Connector to me?. I understand you plug the front panel headers into it. What I don't get is the + or - written on it and GND written on it. I don't see a plus or minus written on the front panel connectors or a GND on it (I assume that means Ground). Sorry for the dumb question newbie to pc building.

Mark Da Silva

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They allow you to install the small front panel connectors without having to cram your fingers on the motherboard, the connector is optional so you don't need to use it - it's a convenience thing. Don't worry about the signs, the connections will still work even if they are different from what you see on the motherboard.