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Graphics card Is over my SATA ports please help :(

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  • SATA
  • Graphics Cards
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January 3, 2014 4:01:01 AM

Okay i recently bought a XFX radeon 7870 DD ghz Edition and i went to install into my rig but then realised the Sata cable were in the way and couldnt fit in my graphics card i though well that was a waste of money so if anyone can help me get around this i would be very happy :D 

Heres what my mother board is

http://www.advancetec.co.uk/media/catalog/product/cache...

As you can see my SATA ports are in the way please help me

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January 3, 2014 4:29:39 AM

You may still lose two ports unless you want to squash cables.
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January 3, 2014 4:31:19 AM

Mousemonkey said:
You may still lose two ports unless you want to squash cables.


I have two slots free so i can move them over so i can fit in my gfx card :) 
Basically where the sloth are closest to the pcie slot is where my straight sata cables are if i buy new right angle ones and put them in the slots furthest away from the pcie slot it should fit

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