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Corsair 5000X integrated PWM not letting me control fan speeds?


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As the title says, I've set up a new build with a 5000X running 13 fans. A quick breakdown:

 

1. Commander Core (came with h150i) - Running the front/side 6 QL120 intake fans, shows up in iCUE and I can customize fan speeds

2. Case Integrated Lightning Core - Running 4 QL120 Fans. Bottom rad push outtake + case back outtake. (NOTE: I'm aware the pic I attached has the bottom rad fans reversed as an intake)

3. Extra Lightning Core - Running 3 ML120 fans from the AIO, top rad push

 

2 & 3 are both connected to the PWM that came with the 5000X (I'm using a single fan power splitter to get the 13th fan working) but I can't see the PWM inside of iCUE so I have no control over these fan speeds.

 

See the attached image, I can view commander core (h150i capellix)and both lightning nodes correctly, but there's no PWM so I can't do anything with the fans being controlled by lightning node cores besides change the RGB.

 

Another thing maybe worth noting, I'm running an NZXT internal usb hub (gen3) which is plugged into my USB mobo slot, then all of the cores (commander + 2x lightning) are running through that.

 

My main question is how can I get control of those fan speeds? They're blasting at full power right now and they're very, very loud. I'm really hoping I can get this working without having to buy a commander pro or something.. as I generally assumed the built in PWM would work with iCUE.

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The PWM repeater that is included with the 5000X case is a simple PWM repeater that you plug into a fan header on your motherboard, or into a PWM controller of some sort. If you plugged it into a fan header on the motherboard you will need to utilize your BIOS or motherboard's software in order to control the fan curve. If you wish to have control over those fans in iCUE you will need to either plug the PWM cable from the repeater into a PWM port on your Commander Core that came with your cooler that way they you can control them there as a single fan, or you will need a separate Commander Pro.
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The PWM repeater that is included with the 5000X case is a simple PWM repeater that you plug into a fan header on your motherboard, or into a PWM controller of some sort. If you plugged it into a fan header on the motherboard you will need to utilize your BIOS or motherboard's software in order to control the fan curve. If you wish to have control over those fans in iCUE you will need to either plug the PWM cable from the repeater into a PWM port on your Commander Core that came with your cooler that way they you can control them there as a single fan, or you will need a separate Commander Pro.

 

Oh, I'll just use a splitter and then plug it into the commander core then. That's perfect, thank you!

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