Hi - anyone any ideas on how to overcome this problem. PCI slot 3 on my Gigabyte motherboard doesn't recognise any PCI card I put in it. All the cards work in the other slots - I can't use a spare slot as I've filled all the others up. Any help would be appreciated
Check in your BIOS that there are no reserved or disabled slots. Ensure that IRQ Steering is enabled - see click here - if it is enabled, try disabling, reboot, re-enable, reboot - this sometimes kickstarts a 'dead' PCI slot.