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I doubt the slot is damaged, its likely something on the GPU got knocked off or loose. Those slots on the motherboard can take some abuse. If they make contact, they'll work. And the fact that its working some of the time, its obviously making contact.
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post #12 of 14
If it's doing the same thing in a different slot, you've ruled out slot damage there, so yeah, you've likely got a damaged graphics card, sorry.

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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

I doubt the slot is damaged, its likely something on the GPU got knocked off or loose. Those slots on the motherboard can take some abuse. If they make contact, they'll work. And the fact that its working some of the time, its obviously making contact.

Depends on the board, really. I've seen a few that the entire socket got ripped out, with no obvious impact damage on the case. Mind you, these were mostly Asrock boards...
Gigabyte, on the other hand, tends to be the most tank, from my experience, I should have looked a bit closer at first post.
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post #13 of 14
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I was always wished that my mobo would have been damaged instead of the graphic card frown.gif. I have ordered a new card and will give you guys the update. Woohoo, paycheck incoming.
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Hello everybody,
I just received my new GPU today. MSI R9 290x 4G Gaming. The problem has been solved, obviously, my old GPU has been damaged.
Thank you very much and have a great day.
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