09-10-2019 03:05 AM
I'm planning to completely upgrade my PC, and just take the hard-disk and case from that PC. The problem is, that it has the Willow2 motherboard, it should be a microATX motherboard but it has a custom form factor. Do I need to also change the case?
09-10-2019 04:46 PM
@paky586 , welcome to the forum.
HP has their motherboards made to their specifications. Therefore, as you have found, the boards are not necessarily the same as a retail board. This can present a problem with the connectors in the case; power button, etc. They are not always compatible with the connectors on retail boards. So, you should check this before deciding to keep the case.
Personally, I would buy an inexpensive case that will meet your needs.
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