Motherboard won't detect new GPU. Why?

By Gammio
Aug 10, 2012
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  1. I have a 880GM-USB3 rev 3.1 motherboard, and I just got a 560 Ti EVGA GPU. I jammed the thing in there (It was a tight fit,), and even though the fan spins and everything, my computer won't detect the fact that there's even a card inserted!

    The thing I had before was a 520 EVGA card, and it read that fine, and all of my drivers are up to date, so I'm really confused :(

    Plz help!
  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,064   +2,561

    You may need to configure System BIOS to detect your PCIe graphics adapter. Have a look through your settings and see if you have options for video priorities.
  3. Gammio

    Gammio TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19

    Nope, turns out I'm just a retard. You know those extra cables, the ones that look like they go to a power supply, the ones that CAME IN THE BOX, yeah, turns out I needed to use those.

    Nevermind! Sorry. Thanks anyway though :D

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