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Cant get sli working

Just got this great video card and it has two processors! but my new mainboard is an asus m2n-e only one pci-e x16 slot. ookk thats all i need right. both gpu's are on one card ssooooo whats the problem? tried the oem drivers...no go. so i downloaded nvidia's latest still no go. card works fine, except the system (win xp pro)won't see the second gpu. any one have any ideas. my understanding was that the two gpu's on one card would allow for sli on a regular main board. if this is not so than whats the point?

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This video card only functions as SLI with the Gigabyte motherboard GA-K8NXP-SLI. If you go to this website, it will tell you more about it. http://www.pcstats.com/articleview.cfm?articleID=1749

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Hi tmomonet, did you install you're PCI-E video card in the correct slot? Open you're manual to page 2-18. Once you have gone over that part of you're manual you will need to enter the bios to check some settings so you're video card boots with the system. (Please make sure you're PCI-E video card is installed fully into the PCI-E blue slot). (Some PCI-E cards also need extra power, if youre's does it will have a power connector on the rear of the card).
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