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post #5 of (permalink) Old 03-06-2019, 06:58 PM
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I have the EXACT same problem man. It's non-issue for me but it does bother me a bit.
The GPU is stuck on 8x and it's persisted through a CPU upgrade so it's something about the board. Another weird problem was when my 980 died, I was using an older AMD card temporarily and it wouldn't give me a display in the top slot. Moved it down one and it would work just fine.

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