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Hey all

I recently bought another GTX 560, Problem is it doesn't seem to be running in SLI. I am unsure if this is a stupid mistake but i cant find anywhere in the Nvidia control panel which allows me to enable SLI. This is my first dual graphics card setup so im sort of swinging blindly here. The SLI bridge doesnt plug on very snugly to the graphics card and doesnt seem to be making a very good connection, is this an issue?

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Not sure if its possible to put this into that SLI patch sticky, but i got my two 560s working in SLI.

What i had to do was Install the patch from here:
http://www.slipatch.com/

The latest drivers didnt work so I reverted to 266.66 drivers. I was then able to run in SLI mode.
Edited by mcpetrolhead - 7/30/11 at 1:17am
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Is your sig rig mobo correct? It doesn't support SLI.
    
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lucky i can still return it
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Originally Posted by mcpetrolhead View Post

lucky i can still return it
Just use an SLI patch.
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Are they workable on P55 chipsets?
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Just use an SLI patch.
SLI patch doesn't work on P55, unless the sticky is outdated.
    
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post #7 of 9
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Not sure if its possible to put this into that SLI patch sticky, but i got my two 560s working in SLI.

What i had to do was Install the patch from here:
http://www.slipatch.com/

The latest drivers didnt work so I reverted to 266.66 drivers. I was then able to run in SLI mode.
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I wonder if that would work for my board too.
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The boards are very similar, so i assume it would.
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