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Old 08-06-2010, 01:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Will a pci-e x1 card work in a pci-e x16?

I was wondering if a pci-e x1 sound card or wireless card would work in a pci-e x16 slot

to me it makes sense that it would it just would work as a x1 instead of a x16

any thoughts or explanations?
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yep, should work.
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yeah i just tried it, and it was a success ;D
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