PCIe 1.1 x16 problem GTX 680 Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx GPUs Intel i7 Graphics Last response: January 26, 2013 1:52 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Bulmanator January 26, 2013 10:35:39 AM I have had a GTX 680 for about 2 weeks now and usually it says PCIe 3.0 x16 @ PCIe 3.0 x8 on GPU-Z which I have learn't is the same as PCIe 2.0 x16 so I left it but I turn my PC on today to find this: It says its cannot run anything above PCIe 1.1 x16 My system specs: Intel i7 3770k Asus P8Z77-V LK GTX 680 Latest nVidia Drivers My 680 is running in a PCIe 2.0/3.0 x16 slot Please can someone help I dont know what is wrong? More about : pcie x16 problem gtx 680 ASHISH65 a c 178 U Graphics card January 26, 2013 10:41:55 AM May be gpu-z fault.try to update bios of mobo. razvan_mz January 26, 2013 10:48:24 AM no, no, no. it's not a problem, if you press that question mark, it will fully use the card... so you can read the specs. Related resources GPU-z says pci-e 1.1 , gtx 680 ? - Forum GTX 680 SO PCI-E Expess problem ? - Forum HD7950 @ PCI-E x1 1.1 instead of x16 2.0, please help - Forum GTX 680 4GB SLI performance problem - Forum Bottlenecking on pcie x16 ( x16 signal vs x4?) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Bulmanator January 26, 2013 10:52:44 AM The render test doesn't help it stays put at PCIe 1.1 x16 Kari a c 79 U Graphics card January 26, 2013 11:20:26 AM try re-seating the card into the slot, make sure it is all the way in and the small latch at the end of the slot locks it in place. The card is in the top most dark blue pci-e x16 slot, right? (edit 2nd slot if you count the small x1 as well ) Bulmanator January 26, 2013 11:36:46 AM It was in that slot already, I have fixed the problem now it is running at PCIe 3.0 x16 now I had to mess around with some things on my motherboard Thanks to everyone who replied to try and help Kari a c 79 U Graphics card January 26, 2013 11:42:22 AM Bulmanator said: I had to mess around with some things on my motherboard would you like to be a bit more specific? pls? for future reference and all that? Bulmanator January 26, 2013 1:46:47 PM I went into advanced mode and under the advanced tab there was 'System Agent Configuration' in there I disabled my iGPU and then I set my PCIe to Gen 3 instead of Auto Kari a c 79 U Graphics card January 26, 2013 1:52:16 PM ah ok, sounds plausible enough. (so it wasnt just a reading error or anything like that on gpu-z). thx. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PCI-E 2.0 x16 card on v 1.1 Forum ATi 5830 HD on a PciE 1.1 x16 slot Forum Pci-e x16 pci-e 1.0 or 1.1 Forum PCIe 2.0 x16 Running my Gtx 650 at 2.5 GT/s Forum My GPU performs at PCIe 1.1 instead of 3.0 Forum GTX 680 sli not outperforming single 680 Forum Will my pcie 3.0 x8 lane be enough for my gtx 680 lightning? Forum How much bandwidth is essential for GTX 680 2-way SLI? Forum GTX 680 ~ Which brand & model? Forum Gtx 680 vs gtx 460, why slower? Forum GTX 550 TI on pci express x16 1.1 Forum Bad FPS in all games with GTX680 + i7 930 Forum I7 with GTX 680 or i5 with GTX 670? Forum My game is telling me I need to install Physx, but I have an AMD card? Forum GTX 550 Ti Problem!!! Forum 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 !