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General FAQ
Question
In Intel Sandy Bridge desktop platform, why the PCI-E 1x network adapter not be recognized if installed on PCI-E x16 slot?

Answer
Based on Intel Sandy Bridge Processor with desktop PCH supports SPEC, the PCI-E x16 slot support graphics only (1 x16/2 x 8). So the PCI-E 1x network adapter not be recognized if installed on PCI-E x16 slot.