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Graphic card in PCIE slot 2 instead of 1 ?

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Hello,

Would this work if i put the graphics card in the pcie slot 2 instead of the first one ? because the first one is blocked by my Water cooling tubes.. (pci metal plate, etc..)

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yeah, normally, on asus boards, the 2nd slot gets priority over the first slot.
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Most mobos allow you to boot a single graphics card in the lower slot. Some older mobos only allow booting off the top PCI-e slot. You should be fine with your Asus P67 board.
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