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So i shipped out my card today but forgot to change the BIOS to look for a video device other than the 1st PCIe slot, so now i cant enter my BIOS because my 275 wont fit in my first PCI-e slot due to my HDD's, i tried plugging in an old X1300 into the PCI but that doesnt boot eithr, is there any way to change it without a full CMOS wipe?
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Use your X1300 and remove the GTX275 and try again. If this doesn't work, clear CMOS is your only option i'm afraid...

Didn't your board came bundled with a PCI-e switcher? to use in the first slot if you want to put a GPU on th 2nd slot?
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You can also start tapping the Ctrl key as soon as you power on your computer - On most Asus boards this will reset the BIOS to stock settings without having to reset CMOS jumper.
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how about you slide out your HDD so that the 275 fit so you can change the BIOS and then move the HDD back?

-D
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Originally Posted by bucd View Post
how about you slide out your hdd so that the 275 fit so you can change the bios and then move the hdd back?

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