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MAJOR PCI, PCI Express Slot Problem

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by longhorns80, Jul 12, 2006.

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  1. longhorns80

    longhorns80 Thread Starter

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    Ight, when i have my radeon x700 pci express card in my gateway 700gr computer and i also have my Sound Blaster Live card in a pci slot and push the power button on the comp nothing happens no power no nothing..When i take out all of my cards and then wait like 45min-1hr and try to power up using on board graphics and onboard sound it works fine...Ive tried multiple pci express cards and multiple pci cards and multiple pci slots...Please help!!!!!
     
  2. Rich-M

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    Ddidn't think we would see this with newer motherboards but possibly bios has to be shut down for onboard audio and video to use the slots. By any chance was this shipped with onboard functioning and then you replaced? That's the only way this would make sense.
     
  3. longhorns80

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    PROBLEM SOLVED...Restored Optimized Defaults in BIOS
     
  4. Rich-M

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    OK there ya go...
     
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