Forum discussion tagged with slot.
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    [SOLVED] Does the GPU need to sit fully in the PCI e slot?

    UPDATE: I have since removed the USB 3.0 connection to the front panel (there was only one and I never used it) and the GPU is now fully sitting in the slot with the clip in. Hi, So basically I got a new Zotac Amp! Extreme edition GTX 980 ti recently and put it in my case, I have a micro ATX...
  2. Question RAM and ASRockB450M pro4-f

    Hi, a few days ago, i asked on which slot of the motherboard ASRockB450M pro4-f i should put my ram ( one stick corsair, 2666mhz, 8gb : CMK8GX4M1A2666C16). And a lot of people reply that the best is to put it on the slot A2. But now i would like to know why do you think that A2 is the best slot...
  3. okjak808

    Question Motherboard with broken ram slots

    Hello everyone. So I pretty much sold my motherboard (MSI H61M-p31 g3) for a better one because it lacked a lot of features. I sold it for 80 dollars with a cpu and ram, though I already have a spare i7 3770 but I’m planning on buying 16gb DDR3 ram. While on eBay I saw this motherboard (Asus...
  4. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Does pcie 3.0 x2 m.2 nvme ssd support in pcie 3.0 x4 slot?

    If I put a pcie 3.0 x2 m.2 nvme ssd in pcie 3.0 x4 slot, then will it support? If yes,then whats the difference between speed?
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    Question I broke pcie slot motherboard

    Hey guys so i.broke the pcie slot when.i.unplug the gpu by acciedent , the slot is just.came out from motherboard , the question is , i have a dual gpu slot , is it safe if i put the gpu.on the other slot? Thanks
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    [SOLVED] What is a “1/2 Mini” slot good for?

    After opening the back cover of my laptop, I found an empty slot with “1/2 Mini” written on the background. An image is here: . Its size is roughly a half of an mSATA slot. What is such...
  7. Rupert_Aqua

    [SOLVED] Faulty ram socket

    Ok so i just tested both of my ram sticks in each slot and i appear to have a faulty ram socket in slot 1. I put both ram sticks into slot 2 individually and it booted fine both times. But whenever i put any of the sticks in slot 1 my pc does not boot. Is there any possible solutions to this...
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    [SOLVED] Dark rock 4 and ram sticks aesthetics

    Hey so a couple days ago my AIO died and i decided to for once rely on air coolers to cool my 9700k since either way my AIO that had died didnt cut it for this cpu , Regardless ive heard air coolers are definitely a competition these days and for the fraction of the price. f course i went ahead...
  9. m.augs

    [SOLVED] Can I change HDD slot?

    Hi, I know it might be a stupid question but I was planning on buying a new GPU but its lenght is 30 cm and I could fit it in my case if it wasn't for the HDD, so my question is can I put it in one of those empty slots so I can fit the GPU? WIll it affect something?This is the inside of my case...
  10. [SOLVED] How easy is it to mess up the PCIE x16 Graphics card slot? How easy is it to mess up a mobo period?

    I have an MSI X470 Gaming Plus Mobo and I upgraded my gfx card the other day. When I was taking out the old one (a GTX 1060), I forgot to unlatch the slot lock switch thing, and I was pulling it out with it stuck in only the far right side, and the rest of it came out with ease. I didn't pull at...
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    Question Asus laptop internal graphics slot

    I would like to know which slot is this. This is a GeForce GT 555M graphic card pulled from the laptop Asus N55SF (a laptop from 2011). Some Asus models around this time used this slot. Anyone knows if its a sort of PCI Express?
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    Question P8Z68-V Pro - Fan/Heatsink that doesn't overhang memory slot?

    I currently have the Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus. Needed to do some upgrading on this system, so I purchased two 8GB sticks of memory to add to the existing two 4GB sticks to make 24GB. I go to install the memory today and discover that the heatsink on this unit overhangs the slot and I cannot...
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    Question RAM B2 Slot broken/not working

    Hello gaymers, I've been experiencing several weird issues with my RAM. When I only have one RAM stick in at a time (in the A2 slot) it works fine- it successfully overclocks to 3000MHz and windows recognises that it is installed. However as soon as I put another stick of RAM in (in the B2...
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    [SOLVED] What is the best slots for 24GB RAM 8-8-8 ?

    Hello guys, im using motherboard GigaBite X570 Aorus elite && Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 8x2(16GB) - 3600Mhz And i installed it on slots : •-8-•-8 and everything is fine, And now i bought one more 8GB, should i install it : 8-8-•-8 or •-8-8-8 ?
  15. uzi314

    Question PCIe x1 slot to two PCIe x16 slots, any help?

    Hey guys! I need to know that can I use any extender/riser card in my PCIe x1 slot for adding two more PCIe x16 slots? The reason is that my motherboard is micro ATX so lack of enough slots thus I wanna add more slots but I won't be putting video cards in these two PCIe x16 slots but 4-Port...
  16. onedos

    Question Bad ram slot?

    Hello everyone, I just got my 2nd x570 phantom itx from Newegg after returning the original one due to the m.2 slot not working. I tried both my ram sticks on the slot closest to the cpu and the pc does post. But when I have a stick on the other slot I get no post and high fans. The rgb light...
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    Question Blue screens - checking RAM - Windows Memory Diagnostics indicated failures in some MB slots

    I have 2 sticks (bought together) and 4 slots: RAM - 2 sticks of XPG DT60 (8GB), MB: MSI X570-A Pro Dual channel fails the test. I tested each stick with each slot and found: Both sticks fail at slot B2. One stick fails at slot A1. That means I can't run dual channel... Does these failures...
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    [SOLVED] GPU stuck in motherboard

    View: I was swapping out my GPUs as normal but the bottom one came out at an angle and is now stuck on the lock part of the PCI slot. I tried reseating it but it won't budge. Afraid that if I apply more force I will break something. What should I do?!
  19. uzi314

    [SOLVED] 4 cables from different routers of 4 Networks in one PC?

    Hello guys: I wanna use 4 Networks from different ISPs but I have only one ethernet port in my pc and the mobo also doesn't have extra PCIe slots for connecting 4 Port Ethernet PCIe Card/adapter so can I use something like LAN Port Splitter but will I also get more adapters in Change Adapter...
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    Question flexible PCIE1x riser?

    My RTX 2080ti is occupying 3 PCIE slots, and I need access to at least 1 of those. USB based riser pieces are in the way. Is there a flexible ribbon or narrow PCIE solution available that could fit?