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Old 05-09-2005, 03:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the voltage listed as for your graphics card, its hard to tell with the different letters, it doesnt really give a good description. also I'm not sure if I have the right plug connected to my 6800 gt.

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Old 05-09-2005, 04:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, your card should have some with a molex adapter for it, probably with two connectors merging into one. Make sure both of those connectors have something plugged into them (preferably plugs from different strands, each with little else on them, ie dont go HDD+HDD+Vid card on a single string) and that the single connector that the two ones merge into is plugged securely into your card. As for the voltage, I have no idea.

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Old 05-09-2005, 04:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
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As long as you havent screwed around with the connectors on your power lines, and the connector actually fits into your vid card, you will be ok.

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Old 05-09-2005, 05:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if you have an AGP gfx card, you should plug in the 4 pin molex

if you have pci-e, plug in the 6 pin molex

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Old 05-10-2005, 06:03 AM   #5 (permalink)
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I have the pci-e card, in a lanparty n4 ultra. so I should use the one with the two sets of wires that come to the six plug molex? Because I have another six plug molex, with just one set of wires on it too.
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