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OK so I have a question to ask and it might be a little hard to explain. This is my situation. (My sig rig is below) I want to run a 6950 on PCIE Slot 1 and an 8800GS on PCIE Slot 2. Is it possible to get the BIOS (UEFI) to boot off the 2nd GPU (the 8800GS) instead of the 6950? (OK maybe it wasn't that hard to explain...? I hope you guys get what I'm trying to ask, thanks!)
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pick which primary adapter to use in bios, ie it will list them and you should which one to enable
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Is it possible to switch the initial booting graphics card to the PCIE slot 2 instead of the PCIE slot 1? Let's say I have a 6950 on slot 1 and an 8800GS on slot 2. Is it possible to boot off (get the initial video, etc.) off the 8800GS? BTW, my board is the Asus P8P67 Pro (if that matters).
Edited by Aznboy1993 - 4/12/11 at 10:20pm
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post #4 of 5
no but why would you wnat to do that anyways ??
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Originally Posted by BadAssClocker View Post
pick which primary adapter to use in bios, ie it will list them and you should which one to enable
Both those cards are PCIe so it wouldn't work

OP, I think the only way to make it work is if the 880GS was in PCIe_1
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