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Hello again, finally my cards have arrived, finally I bought two zotac gtx 580 amp2 3gb due to a good price, because I bought them in dollars, so for me which I live in Spain was a very good deal comparing to euros price.

Right now I have a gtx 560 that a friend gave me until I received the other cards, now I would like to know how is the process to sli my new cards.
I have heard something about driver cleaner or something for cleaning the drivers but is the first time I am doing this so I need some help.

Thanks and regards.
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post #2 of 15
nvidia control panel > enable sli

its pretty simple

If you wanted to clean the driver, driver sweeper is pretty much obsolete. Just check clean install on your driver installation.
Edited by invena - 8/18/11 at 12:19am
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Tape them together and shove them in the cd tray.
    
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Attach SLI bridge, then enable SLI in nvidia control panel. Pretty simple.
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Ok. Thank you very much
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Your welcome.
    
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tape them together and shove them in the cd tray.

lol
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Tape them together and shove them in the cd tray.
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Your welcome.
Ur wrong for that....
     
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post #9 of 15
1. Uninstall your nvidia video drivers from control panel.
2. Run Driver Sweeper http://www.guru3d.com/category/driversweeper/ and wipe all the left over video driver files from Nvidia.
3. Take out your 560 and install the 2 580s with the SLi brigde.
4. Enable SLi in nvidia control panel
5. Download and install new Nvidia Driver.
6. Wipe drool from mouth from all the eye candy in games.
Edited by T3chAdd1ct - 8/18/11 at 12:45am
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post #10 of 15
Just as an fyi, I had to uninstall and reinstall the driver when I added a 2nd card. SLI wouldn't enable for w/e reason w/o a reinstall.
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