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Log in or Sign up TechPowerUp Forums www.techpowerup.com Forums > Hardware > Graphics Cards > Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! since all at the same voltage. It was not reference. I had the problem on my secondary psu which powers my 780ti (actually it burnt at the other side + on the psu cable it was a cheap one). have a peek here

If you get a burn like this, you don't really know in which layer it happened. Most of my mates have no clue, and don't try to pretend to so I do it for them (more money for me :D) permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]mi_nombre_es_ricardo 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 No, create an account now. I did google the hell out of the pinouts before I actually did it for the first time, however. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/burn-pin-on-pci-card-can-i-still-use-it.777314/

Can Faulty Graphics Card Damage Motherboard

The PSU is one of the only components that can hose your entire rig. since all at the same voltage. How do you achieve this with only 6 slots?

can i still use it? Aug 4, 2012 at 3:14 PM #1 Black Panther Senior Moderator™ Staff Member Joined: May 30, 2007 Messages: 8,878 (2.51/day) Thanks Received: 2,140 System Specs System Name: Great White Bengal Processor: djm34 Legendary Offline Activity: 952 Re: Question on PCI-E raiser cable and GPU miner June 13, 2015, 04:44:00 PM #8 Quote from: bathrobehero on June 13, 2015, 04:22:17 PMQuote from: Grout permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]McShizzL 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(3 children)Most 775 mobos only use a 4-pin.

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Can A Graphics Card Fry A Motherboard permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]JoeGTN1 2 points3 points4 points 3 years ago(1 child)The pins are really small and can't handle the full power of the 5 leads going into them without heating up. You have to mind the colors of the strands, the two black ones belong together in the middle... Really helped!

in theory, the rest of the card/slot should work fine. It has to do with sleep/standby/regular /raid/etc modes, but for a normal desktop, those extra pins aren't really relevant. otherwise I want to know how you fit the gpu into the small pcie...... Kakashii, Dec 8, 2008 #5 TheOutcaste Joined: Aug 7, 2007 Messages: 9,028 Any method to smooth it down should work, like scraping with a knife/screwdriver or sanding with very fine emery

Can A Graphics Card Fry A Motherboard

Maybe it's just a coincidence? Board was toast, He was lucky, Asus actually warranty replaced it. Can Faulty Graphics Card Damage Motherboard These are not separate sources for each PCIe slot. Especially since most connectors are little more than a few pins that all look pretty much the same, with markings that may be comprehensible or not.

i always used 4+4 to fill the whole 8pin slot. http://everfreetech.com/graphics-card/best-graphics-card-under-100.html now i got a new PC which has x1 slot can i still use it or is it dangerous to even try it. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. God there went a lot of allowance down the PSU.

burn pin on pci card? with a quick glance, you'd rightfully assume that they are there to preclude you from plugging them in the wrong socket. I tend to think it had been the PSU because I tried a 8600GTS which was working and it didn't work with the old PSU either.. Check This Out Note the error code "d6" on the motherboard when the card is in slot 1.

The riser needs a separate power because you're usually converting from pci x1 to x16, x1 allows less power from the motherboard. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more from technology....https://books.google.es/books/about/PC_Mag.html?hl=es&id=TWtY-UkJs5IC&utm_source=gb-gplus-sharePC MagMi colecciónAyudaBúsqueda avanzada de librosSuscribirseComprar libros en Google PlayExplora la mayor tienda de These cards are built for mining, so they are robust.

The system would have shut down...

The board may be OK -- I'd guess the contacts in the 16X socket where it got burnt may have shorted together. and use only one gpu, yep you don't need a riser... Facepalm when i saw what he did. So I put the RX 480 in the second PCI-E slot and now everything is working just fine.

yep, as Bo$$ stated, if the system was running when you removed the card it should be fine to test it. GPU temperature at the time of failure was only 78C, we'll within normal ranges. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]icannotfly 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)I'd be willing to bet there are a few capacitors that just aren't working like they used to. this contact form Does this mean that once my GPU is connected with the raiser cable (on the x16 terminal), it would no longer require PCI-E 6/8 pins to power up?I could not find

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/777314 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? djm34 Legendary Offline Activity: 952 Re: Question on PCI-E raiser cable and GPU miner June 14, 2015, 10:59:40 AM #12 Quote from: BitmoreCoin on June 14, 2015, 10:34:10 AMIf you buy If you can, I would test it in the old PC before trying it in the new one, just in case. No, create an account now.

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]superINEK 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(7 children)How do they even do that? To the inexperienced builder, who's to say that leaving 2 pins isn't fine too? It was in my brother's pc and it started not recognizing the driver.

The extra two power pins on the motherboard should have been a dead giveaway that this isn't going to work but some people don't function like properly or something. maybe a video or something? The interior shape of the pins are different. You don't need to go burning out the rest of the rig.

I offer private S9 rental for various length: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1708351.0Authorized reseller of trusted cloud mining from ViaBTC. Please enter a title. Source: Apply 150 watts of power(30V at 5A) to the pins of that thing. To be fair a 750 Ti which doesn't have any 6/8-pin burned this, cards which can pull additional electricity from 6/8-pins are not as likely to burn it if you only

Sanding will generate fine metal dust; if you don't remove all the dust, the dust particles could cause a short.