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Just got two 7800GTX and wanting to run SLI...does my board support this? I can't seem to get the cards to run SLI for some reason. Am I missing something? Anyone have this board running two cards?
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it looks like Intel intended the 955X chipset to be used for SLI, but they were never able to come to an agreement with nVidia. so it looks like no. but i'm not 100% on that.
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post #3 of 8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MrBungle View Post
uhh... isn't that the 975X chipset?
Yes, it is. I've been having trouble enabling SLI in Nvidia panel...if you want more info about the problem, go to my other thread...I was advised to go here to ask if my board even supported SLI.

Here is my other thread:

http://www.overclock.net/nvidia/2097...sli-setup.html
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This here is a thread that shows alot of BIOS screens for my board if anyone needs to see them....

http://www.neoseeker.com/Articles/Ha...s/p5wd2/3.html
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i edited my first post instead of double posting. sorry. according to my quick and simple research, SLI never panned out for the 955X chipset.
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Read this

Looks like 1 driver version allowed SLI, but those drivers would be crap today.
IDK know what to tell you, start searching for hacked drivers maybe
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post #7 of 8
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hmmm...cause in my manual it says some cards won't work on the second pci-ex slot cause the second slot only supports 4x instead of 16x...God i hate this board...it cost me like 250 when it came out and it doesn't even support PCI-express, lol
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post #8 of 8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by grunion View Post
Read this

Looks like 1 driver version allowed SLI, but those drivers would be crap today.
IDK know what to tell you, start searching for hacked drivers maybe
Dang, i guess he was right about it not supporting sli then...time for a new board, LOL
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