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I am new to Overclock.net and would like to have some guide as how to put my Asus DSX 7.1 Audio Card in. I have pictures of my system. Thanks

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I was also wondering do i put the Asus Audio card into the top or bottom PCI E slot and do i need to dissable on board audio before installing the Asus card? or does it automatically dis-engage when i install the audio card. I dont want to screw things up and want to do it myself i do not want to pay someone to do this when i can learn myself BUT with Overclock.net Help and replies would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
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Any PCI-E slot should work, plug in the power cable. For most it's not necessary to disable onboard, but if you're having problems definitely do that. Have no fear, this is not something that can mess up your computer. It either works or does not.
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I would try to put it above your graphics card if at all possible so that you won't be blocking any air flow.
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Thanks I will try that and see what happens. And i will try to just put the card in without doing the F2 and dissable onboard audio. I'll let you know how it goes. Again thanks
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Thanks for the tips they are much appreciated and i will let you know how it goes. Again Thanks for your advice.
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Hi I Installed the card in the first slot and it didnt work but it worked in the second PCI E slot thanks for the advice from you both im a happy camper now. Just cant wait to crank the tunes now just have to wait for the neighbours to go to work now. Cheers
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Hi I Installed the card in the first slot and it didnt work but it worked in the second PCI E slot thanks for the advice from you both im a happy camper now. Just cant wait to crank the tunes now just have to wait for the neighbours to go to work now. Cheers

That is what headphones are for.
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