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PCIe x4 card doesn't run in PCIe x16 slot

Q: PCIe x4 card doesn't run in PCIe x16 slot

Hi all

I have H61M-ITX board with 1 x PCI Express 3.0 x16 slot (blue @ x16 mode)
http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/H61M-ITX/

I wan to install there PCI Express x 4 card:
http://dektec.com/Products/PCIe/DTA-2144/index.asp

I made clean Win XP SP3 install + all MB drivers on top. After I inserted pcie x4 card and boot up. Win XP didn't detect the card (though leds on card are blinking from periodically)

I then tied LAN adapter I have to check if all is fine with MB. I took this one:
http://www.tp-link.com/en/products/details/?categoryid=235&model=TG-3468

same behaviour - system doesn't see it but if I plug eth cable then leds on lan card blink.

please tell me what is wrong I do? I checked bios for anything related to PCIe and found nothing.

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A: PCIe x4 card doesn't run in PCIe x16 slot

Have you tried updating your Intel chipset drivers? They can be found at Intel.com in the download center. They would have updates for the PCIe drivers and other assorted H61 chipset features.

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/pcie-x4-card-doesnt-run-in-pcie-x16-slot.189103/
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Hi,

I currently have Motherboard Asus P5B-Plus Vista edition which has
1 x PCI-E x16, 3 x PCI-E x1, 3 x PCI 2.2

I plan to build a data server with this motherboard and buy Promise Supertrak EX8350 which is PCI-E x4 Raid controller card.

My question is. Instead of buying a new motherboard that has PCI-E x4 slot.
Can I just install the PCI-E x4 Raid controller card into PCI-E x16 slot which is normally for video card? And Just buy a cheap regular PCI video card for PCI 2.2 slot?

Hopefully someone could help me with this and I thank you in advance.
NYSaint
 

A:PCIe x4 Raid controller card into PCIe x16 slot

The 4X card has the long edge connector for the socket I assume, then yes. I have a second x16/4 slot that, iirc, they say will work as a 4x slot. That said, do they make a PCIE x1 videocard for the short slot?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/pcie-x4-raid-controller-card-into-pcie-x16-slot.87198/
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A:Pcie x1 sound card in Pcie x4 slot?

If the card performs in a PCIe x4 slot, it should be ok... I don't think you will damage anything
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/pcie-x1-sound-card-in-pcie-x4-slot.131687/
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I don't think different versions would bottleneck that much that you could notice.. What are your system specs and what resolution are you willing to play it?

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A:Using a PCIe x1 card in a PCIe x16 slot

It's been like that since the beginning of PCIex !!!

http://www.tenforums.com/pc-custom-builds-overclocking/21559-using-pcie-x1-card-pcie-x16-slot.html
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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19992250
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Hi there LindenBruce

Yes, you can.
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A:Computer Can't Find A PCIe Device (UAD 2 Quad PCIe Card)

Have you had a good look around in the bios settings? See if it's being seen there.

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I've seen it but always figured that it wouldn't do much but possibly cause instability, since I think the pci-e x16 slot already has more than enough bandwidth. Not sure though.
 

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Are you sure that your motherboard has no PCI-E X16 slot? The last person that I encountered here thought that his board had no PCI-E X16 slot, only X1, but he was mistaken.

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Hi Gaz, ideally any gpu should be installed in the top slot, is this the slot it is in now?

You could try re-seating the card to make sure it is definitely located correctly.
Yes you could also try resetting the bios. I would not bother with a clean install of windows though as I doubt that would change anything.

Paul.

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Their documentation states, "New generation of I/O expansion for notebooks".You need something like this built for a desktop.

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A:Bad PCIe Slot?

I'll bet your cheapo generic PSU is failing.... also test your RAM with memtest 86+..

replace your PSU.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/bad-pcie-slot.74477/
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A:can anyone help is the AGP gone bad or the PCIE slot has gone bad

I believe you answered your own question with this statement: "this has started when i updated the ATI drivers"
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/can-anyone-help-is-the-agp-gone-bad-or-the-pcie-slot-has-gone-bad.963463/
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A:About PCI and PCIe x16 slot

The PCIe x16 slot is for GPUs, it is the highest bandwidth of them all. I can explain more later, I am in a rush now.
 

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A:bad PCIe slot?

I could be wrong but I seem to remember a manual switch on the motherboard for the second pci-e slot. If not then I believe you are right about the board and incidentally I also believe that baord was mass produced but had a myriad of issues so to get this much use out of it is a miracle.
 

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Click on the pic for more info

 

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Unlikely most Laptops have Pci e Mini slot 1x Used for Network Controller ..

Take it this would be for Graphics Upgrade ... Not really worth trying ..
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Basically it's the Latest advancement in Video Cards .
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Hello nfsworldrace,

The difference is the bus bandwidth speed that a PCI-E 2.0 and 1.0a can handle. Going to a 1.0a will reduce the performance of the graphics card due the smaller bus speed of 1.0a.

PCI Express - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

PCI-E 2.0 = about 4 Gbit/s max (500 MB/s)

PCE-E 1.0a = about 250 MB/s max (2 Gbit/s)

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Sound card/modem/etc still use PCI slot, aren't they?
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A:About PCIe (PCI EXPRESS SLOT)

My thoughts

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My 8x AGP 9600 XT will do for now.
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Do you want the bad news or the...... bad news.....

Your system does not have a PCIe x16 slot, nor does it have an AGP slot.

Your options for upgrading your graphics are extremely limited on that system. You can ONLY use PCI or PCIx1 graphics (not PCI-e x16).

Umm.... Welcome to Techspot? Wish it was with better news. So it goes with Dell....

Here is a good thread outlining your graphics card options for your PCI slot: http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic51437.html
 

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How do I test the PSU? Is it just a case of replacing it with a known working one and seeing if that solves the problem?

Maybe something else worth noting is that my PC had been randomly crashing mid-game (mostly CSS) and sometimes when using Reaper (audio-editing software) before this happened...

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Make sure PCi-E is priority for your gfx. Sometimes the bios can be very fussy.

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A:PCIe slot clock speed 3000MHz

no... PCIe 2.0 slots are x16 speeds, which is 2500mhz. why are you looking to overclock the slots? those boards are unstable enough as is...
 

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Disable the card's sound device in Device Manager. That should allow the onboard audio to work.
 

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A:RAIDR Express PCIE SSD doesn't work on Sabertooth Z97 Mk1

Hi Welcome to W8F,

You might need to try updating the BIOS first and find out if it will resolve your issue. Keep us posted.

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Thanks michael
 

A:Can I use a PCIe 2.1 card?

The cards are backward compatible to the older spec.
 

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A:PCIE card

Here is my suggestion . Free Game too Newegg.com - SAPPHIRE 100254HDMI Radeon HD 4650 1GB 128-bit DDR2 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards If you like ATI/ Nvidia http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814500130

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A:USB 3.0 PCIE card

Yes the bottom front panel unit will power off the PSU and grab it's USB 3.0 off the PCIE slot and then the USB 2.0 off a free mobo USB 2.0 header.

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A:Solved: PCIe & PCIe 2.0

Yes, but at PCIe x16 speeds instead of the PCIe x16 2.0 speeds
 

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Probably a lot more than you wish to know:

PCI Express - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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A:USB3 to USB 3 on a PCIE card

did you install drivers for it?

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A:PCIe Graphics Card

No, there's no way to make it work. Two different slots. Two different technologies.
 

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A:Looking for a Pcie x4 Sata 3 with usb 3.0 card

I don't recall seing a card that will do both. You may try looking for 2 cards. I'm pretty sute you can find an X1 USB 3.0, then look for a sata3 card.

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OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOMG

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A:Just bought my first ever PCIE card

ouch.... nice card though.
 

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A:pcie sata II card

Before connecting a drive to the card, install the drivers from the disc or the manufacturer's website. If you just installed the card and then hooked up a drive to the card, more than likely, Windows will not be able to see the drive.

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A:ATI 2600XT PCIe card

there isn't a sticker on the bottom? there should be one with a string of numbers and the card model should be buried in that

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A:Driver for USB 3.0 PCIe Card

Here is a process to identify your card using the Ven and Dev numbers.

How To Find Unknown Device Drivers By Their Vendor & Device ID

Going out to eat and will return later.

Hope this helps.

Jim

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USB 3.0+eSATA/USB 2.0+9 Pin to PCI-e express 1X adapter | eBay

Originally from here:

http://www.pc-adapter.net/

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A:PCIE card under 100 dollars

ummm general, the 4350 is a 64 bit memory interface, 40 SpU's, slow DDR2 card....aint nobody running crysis at high on this card, i dont care what you saw on youtube. not gonna happen. Geeeez
 

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A:Is there a PCIe x8 video card?

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PCIe x8 has pinouts to sense the presence of x1, x4, and x8 functionality.
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A:Cant install PCIe card.

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Are you having a problem with it?

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A:Question about a PCIe Firewire card

Looks like I'm SOL on this one. Please close thread.
 

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A:PCIe compatible Graphics Card

  
Quote: Originally Posted by ashutoshmishra


Hi, I have a 2 year old PC with Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. 8I945GZME-RH motherboard, 2.80 gigahertz, Intel Pentium D, 16 kilobyte primary memory cache, 2048 kilobyte secondary memory cache, Bus Clock: 200 Megahertz, Power Supply: P4 ATX Version 1.3 Switching power supply, AC Input: 200-240V/63Hz/5 Amp. I am looking at a budget PCIe graphics card with good performance that will enable Windows 7 to work smoothly and high end graphic games to be played. The current on board graphics is not enough for even the low end games. The 7 and 8 series from NVIDIA are hard to find and the current in the market is the 9 series. Any suggestions here please.


If you wanna stick with Nvidia (the way its meant to be played ) My card, the 9400 GT is just what you are looking for, cheap ( i guess thats what you want) awesome, and playing those high-end games. 1gb memory of its own, and a 550 mhz Gpu.
If however, you want to cross over to ATI, they got some awesome cards too, like the 4670 which is also cheap and good (not as good, but good)

Hope this helps!
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AudioScience - ASI8914

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