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Seems like such a stupid question, but I cant find it. I just installed another evga 680 ftw 4gb (the exact card I already have), and when I look under nvidia control panel I see nothing relating to SLI. My computer and PrecisionX both recognize both cards. Maybe my SLI bridge is DOA?
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Originally Posted by jthurmond3 View Post

Seems like such a stupid question, but I cant find it. I just installed another evga 680 ftw 4gb (the exact card I already have), and when I look under nvidia control panel I see nothing relating to SLI. My computer and PrecisionX both recognize both cards. Maybe my SLI bridge is DOA?

Yeah its a bit hard to find what you need to do is go to the Nvidia control panel and say maximise 3D performance

After you have done that SLI sould be on and work thats how i got mine to work
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post #3 of 23
It's under configure SLI, surround ,PhysX in your control panel. Then, as mentioned above, click maximize 3d performance.
Edited by Valkayria - 6/10/13 at 1:48pm
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It's under configure surround/PhysX in your control panel.

Where? all I see is surround configuration on the left and physX settings on the right. At the bottom it shows PhysX and both cards with no options. That literally all I see under that section.
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Where? all I see is surround configuration on the left and physX settings on the right. At the bottom it shows PhysX and both cards with no options. That literally all I see under that section.

Does both cards show up or just one?
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You got a broken SLI bridge or you are using the wrong SLI fingers on the cards

Which ones did you use and did you use the same finger on both cards?
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