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Nothing detected on PCI slots

Hi, I upgraded my OS to Vista, and due to this I had to upgrade my network adapter since my previous one(Linksys WUSB11) is not compatible with Vista. So I bought Linksys WMP300N. Sonehow, all 3 PCI slots don't seem to detect it. I tried it on another computer and it works. My CPU is about 6 month old, motherboard is BIOSTAR P35D2-A7 and this is the first time I'm utilising the PCI slots. I also tried slotting other cards in them, but they're not detected as well. Is there any way I can fix this problem or are there drivers I can download to solve it? Thanks in advance.

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  • Kazeryu Apr 28, 2008

    I've tried slotting the network adapter on all 3 slots but to no avail. I've tried slotting other PCI cards inside. Same results. However, the light at the back of the card was on even though nothing is detected.

    I also checked under Device Manager>System devices>PCI bus and it states that the device is working properly. Do this mean anything or I'm looking at the wrong indicator to determine whether my PCI slots are working?


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It seems your pci slots are dead plz try with other pci card if it is detect then ok otherwise you ask for replacement

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