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#1 hoggie

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Posted 04 February 2015 - 06:12 AM

Hi guys I hope you can help.

 

I have a m4a785td-v evo motherboard and just bought a xfx r7 260x graphics card. The problem I have now is I cannot get power to the card, have done some research and now think the issue is I need a pci express power cable. What cable do I need? And where would I put it into my motherboard for power?, the card needs a 6 pin.

 

The card has a slot which would take a 6 pin. From the power supply I have 1 spare 4 pin and one slotted into the motherboard, my question is If I get a 6 pin PCIe would I need an adaptor to go to the 4 pin from my PSU?

 

Thanks

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PS I’m running Windows 8.1 Pro



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Posted 04 February 2015 - 06:20 AM

You need a power supply that has the 6 pin power cable for your card.

 

Power supply upgrade time too :thumbup2:






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