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 182 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 GTX 650 Ti Boost on PCI-E x16 1.1 (problem) - Forum gtx 760 running at PCI-E x16 v1.1?? - Forum GTX 680 on PCIe x16 - Forum Gigabyte GTX 650 DDR5 Work With PCI-E 1.1 x16 - Forum EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Signature 1006 2GB 6008MHZ GDDR5 SLI 2xDVI HDMI PCI-E DirectX 11 Video Card - 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 86 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 86 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 86 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 EVGA GeForce GTX 680 2GB PCI-E x16 vs. x8 Forum GTX 480 PCI-E @ x2 1.1 instead of x16 2.0 Forum GPU-z says pci-e 1.1, gtx 680? Forum SolvedHow to change PCI-E 1.1 x16 to PCI-E 2.0 x16 Forum SolvedDoes PCI-E x16 1.1 slow a graphic card ? Forum SolvedStuck in PCI-e 1.1 x16 mode Forum SolvedWill a PCI-E 2.0 x16 card work in PCI-E 1.1 x16 Forum SolvedWhy does my Gtx 780 run at PCI 1.1 x16? Forum SolvedHD7950 @ PCI-E x1 1.1 instead of x16 2.0, please help Forum SolvedProblem with Palit GT630 (Kepler Core) w/ Physical PCIe X8 and Intel DG31PR PCIE X16 Forum GTX 680SO PCI-E Expess problem? Forum Solveddoes Geforce GTX 760 use pcie 3.0 X16 or 3.0 X8 Forum SolvedASUS MAXIMUS VI HERO not running ASUS GeForce GTX 770 DirectCU II in PCI-e 3.0 at x16 Forum Solvedgtx 660 0r gtx 560 on pcie x16 1.0 Forum How to switch PCI-E 3.0 x16 @ x16 1.1 to PCI-E 3.0 x16 @ x16 3.0? HELP! 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 !