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Hey all new here looking for answers!!

Ok have a fairly descent gaming pc and i did have SLI but got rid of 1 gfx card to connect a firewire/usb pci card (small port) but now thats blocking my graphics card fan and is over heating i have 3 graphic card slots and when i put 1 graphics card in the middle slot it says i cant do this and should move it to the 1st slots its really annoying can any one give me tips or explain why i have 3 slots and can only use 1 for 1 graphics card i know its for SLI but it should be able to take a graphics card.

Mobo: Nvidia 780i SLI
RAM: 2.5gb
Gfx: 8800GT 1gb

Thanks all - TMM

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(NT) What's your MB manual say ?

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SLOTS

In reply to: What's your MB manual say ?

The Mb manual dosnt say much about the slots, when i put a gfx card into a spare pcie x16 slot, and when i start up it says move gfx card to 1st slot for non sli play... any way to override this? thanks once again

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Looks like you'll have to find another solution...better

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cooling and perhaps moving the card that's blocking air flow.

Have a link to the manual ? Is there an Sli bridge that needs to be changed, switched, removed ?

VAPCMD

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