PCI NIC compatible with PCIe slot? Tags: NIC PCI Hewlett Packard Compatibility Motherboards Last response: November 26, 2012 9:21 PM in Motherboards Share jpopcron November 26, 2012 9:06:07 AM Hello, I want to purchase and install a NIC card for my HP computer. I have several open PCIe slots. Will any NIC work? Or, do I have to make sure it is a PCIe NIC? Will a regular PCI NIC work? Thanks! More about : pci nic compatible pcie slot nvalhalla November 26, 2012 9:11:35 AM Has to be PCIe. m 0 l COLGeek a b α HP a c 213 V Motherboard November 26, 2012 9:16:55 AM You can't used a PCI device in any PCIe slot. To use a PCI device you must have an available PCI slot. The two are not interchangeable. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jpopcron November 26, 2012 9:21:19 PM Thank you! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PCI NIC compatible with PCIe slot? Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 card be compatible with a PCI-E 3.0 slot? Forum SolvedPCIe x1 soundcard in PCI Express x16 slot compatibility? Forum Is my PCI-E X16 2.0 slot backwards compatible with a 3.0 card? Forum An PCI Express 3.0 card on a PCIe 1.1 slot - compatible? Performance? Forum Is a PCI-E x16 slot always compatible with a PCI-E x16 2.0 card? Forum PCI-E x16 2.0 card compatible with PCI-E x16 1.1 slot or not Forum SolvedPCI-E x16 slot compatibility? Forum Compatibility Pci-express 2.1 video card on pci-e 1 slot Forum SolvedNeed dual PCI-E Gen 2 GB NIC for ASUS Asus KGPE-D16 Forum Dell PCI-E slot compatibility (0GDG8Y motherboard) Forum I7-2600k CPU w/ PCI-E 2.0 mobo slot & PCI-E 3.0 GPU compatibility Forum SolvedPCI NIC too short for PCI slot Forum Are PCI-e 2.0 cards backwards compatible with PCI-e slots? Forum SolvedAnyway to use PCI card in PCIe slot? Forum Solved6+2 pin pci-e connector won't go all the way in 6 pin pci-e slot Forum SolvedWill a R9 270x which a PCI-E 3.0 card apply to a PCI-E 2.0 slot? Forum SolvedIs my GPU connected to wrong PCI-E slot"? (HD 7870-GPU Z-SCRENSHOT) Forum SolvedM.2, sata express and pci-e x4 ssd slot Forum SolvedFirst pci-e slot not functioning Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !