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The title says it all. I'm looking for a sound card, and my only accessible slots are under my sli bridge.

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Originally Posted by markatto View Post
The title says it all. I'm looking for a sound card, and my only accessible slots are under my sli bridge.

-thanks,
Mark
yes it will, btw this is not my case

http://i104.photobucket.com/albums/m...icscard002.jpg
Edited by phospholipid - 6/10/08 at 9:57am
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it fits fine. i have one under my bridge
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thanks guys- I thought it would, but i haven't actually seen one in person. The fact that there are "low profile" cards just made me wonder.
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It will fit but it gets very very hot between the 2 cards. I have my card between my 2 8800s and I think that's causing my sound to crackle while in game.
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It will fit but it gets very very hot between the 2 cards. I have my card between my 2 8800s and I think that's causing my sound to crackle while in game.
mine recently started to do that also.
    
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Originally Posted by FaLLeNAn9eL View Post
It will fit but it gets very very hot between the 2 cards. I have my card between my 2 8800s and I think that's causing my sound to crackle while in game.

Are you using the 175.16 drivers?

They are known to cause the issue (which was resolved awhile back and returned with this driver revision)


X-FI sound crackle is a known issue with SLI boards. It has nothing to do with heat.

As soon as I went to the new drivers, I started getting the sound. Took me a day to figure out it was because I updated my video drivers.

174.74 betas work fine though.
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post #8 of 10
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Originally Posted by Robilar View Post
Are you using the 175.16 drivers?

They are known to cause the issue (which was resolved awhile back and returned with this driver revision)


X-FI sound crackle is a known issue with SLI boards. It has nothing to do with heat.

As soon as I went to the new drivers, I started getting the sound. Took me a day to figure out it was because I updated my video drivers.

174.74 betas work fine though.
Thanks for the info. I'll definitely look into it tonight.

Does the driver cause issures while running under SLI or does it affect SLI boards in general? I've been running with a single card for quite sometime without issues. It started crackling after I installed the 2nd videocard.
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Only in SLI. Single card in unaffected.

go back to the 174.74 windows xp betas and I'll bet your crackly goes away
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Only in SLI. Single card in unaffected.

go back to the 174.74 windows xp betas and I'll bet your crackly goes away
If this works, I'm buying you lunch.
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