PCI-e 8 pin plug into a 6 pin PCI-e?
The Graphics card I want to buy has x2 PCI-E 6 pin plugins, but my PSU only has x1 6 pin and x1 8 pin.
If the prongs line up and there's room on the side, can I plug in my 8 pin PCI-E plug into the 6 pin plugin without damaging anything?
OS: Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit
MOBO: ASUS M3N72-D (AM2+ Socket) CPU: AMD Phenom II 965 x4 Memory: 2GBx2 800 DDR2 Ram
HDD: 320GB (298GB) WDC WD3200AAKS SATA HDD2: 1TB WDC WD1001FALS SATA
Video: 8600GT OC Sound: SoundBlaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PSU: Thermaltake Toughpower 750W