Solved My card running at 8X? Tags: Radeon GPUs Graphics Last response: August 18, 2010 2:56 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Userremoved August 18, 2010 11:33:20 AM Hello! I looked at GPU Z the other night and I saw thsi: http://s919.photobucket.com/albums/ad38/Userremoved/?ac... Is it working in 8X mode or 16X (I have one card running in the 16X slot)? Please help! More about : card running | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Maziar August 18, 2010 11:39:54 AM Hello What's your motherboard ? also did you change any VGA settings in the BIOS or from any softwares? | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 11:49:29 AM Well I did change the BIOS setting recently (should I reset that) and my motherboard is the M4A89GTD PRO/USB 3 | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:07:21 PM After resetting all the values to the default ones it still giving me the same screen (16X@8X). | Report abuse Related ressources PCIe 16x Graphics Card running at 8x ? - Forum Gfx card running at 8x - Forum Question concerning running AGP 8X video card on 4X mother.. - Forum Will GTX560 running on 8x get significant bottleneck? - Forum VGA Running at 8x instead of 16x - Forum Ask the community Publish Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:14:02 PM Any ideas? Those that mean if there is a second card added it will run at 8X or is t running at 8X? | Report abuse Maziar August 18, 2010 12:16:12 PM Before changing the settings in the BIOS,was it reporting 16x ? Also try testing it on another PCI-E slot | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:22:22 PM Maziar said:Before changing the settings in the BIOS,was it reporting 16x ? Also try testing it on another PCI-E slot Don't know what it said. And my second slot is an 8X slot so what would be the point? | Report abuse Best solution Maziar August 18, 2010 12:34:16 PM hmm,i think either your motherboard or VGA has problems,can you test your card in another system ? | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:37:08 PM No sorry | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:38:26 PM Say if in CPU-Z it says the link is at 8X is it running at 8X? | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:45:34 PM Asus did include one of those VGA switch cards but it disables my card and puts in the integrated GPU. | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:56:09 PM UGH! I found a solution on the Asus forums: The VGA card goes in the top PCI e slot and GPU goes in the blue PCI e slot. Thanks for all the help thought. | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 12:56:54 PM Best answer selected by Userremoved. | Report abuse Maziar August 18, 2010 1:14:39 PM Is it solved then ? you said that you tested it in both PCI-E slots and both reported 8x, so now is it reporting correctly ? | Report abuse Userremoved August 18, 2010 1:54:51 PM Yes it's fixed GPU-Z and CPU-Z now report 16X | Report abuse Maziar August 18, 2010 2:56:36 PM Glad to hear it | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>My card running at 8X?> Related ressources: ForumCrossfire setup running both 16x and 8x ForumAti 4870 Running 8x in 16x slot ForumWhy is my 5870 running at 8x ? ForumPerformance drop with GTX 570 running at 8x ? ForumPCI 16x running at 8x ForumATI AGP 8X video card ForumPICe running at 8x or 16x make any difference? Forum9600 XT running AGP 4x, how much slower than AGP 8x ? ForumRunning 8X (HD2900pro) ForumBest PCI-E 16x video card to run in 8x slot ForumNeed a new video card but can I run 4x or 8x AGP? ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !