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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    thank you kindly earthdog and all the other fellow members here.... i'm now as happy as pig in **** and knowing that I didn't waste money on something that I will get to use and enjoy... hope you all have a blast in 2020... thanks once again. appreciated
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    that I am now using my M.2 as the results are a lot higher than my s.ata 6 ssd drive
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    that's exactly what I did, dis-connected my other HDD's and let windows install on my M.2 in UEFI
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    here are my results . thank you all for the help.. appreciated
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    ok thank you both, so now officially I am actually using my M.2 SSD as my boot drive?
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    here is a screen shot as you see now that my C: drive is now the Kingston as I unplugged my other two hdd's before installing, now as you see I have now 3 partitions? is there a way of deleting these so I can have the M.2 SSD as a whole windows C: drive
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    me too anyway now I have that figured out how fast should it be at installing windows from usb to the M.2 drive?
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi, thank you for all the information, but before I begin is It better first to unplug my Samsung SSD drive and then first of all reboot my pc to see if earthdog is correct and that there is files written on my Samsung SSD which are Hidden " hence" showing zero objects? I will do that and post a...
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi there , I named the Samsung ssd Letter G as it was not displayed when in installed my M.2 SSD in my system, but anyway I will send the screenshot to you and unfortunately I will be late giving any answers as being boxing day I am out celebrating
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    I will do that for you now earthdog, but honestly how can it be even possible that I have windows installed on my Samsung SSD when there are no objects recorded only on the C: drive but i will do a screenshot with atto and on my Samsung SSD and post the results for you... many thanks in taking...
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    well I have to beg to differ as you say that I have installed windows on my Samsung ssd. that is not correct I will give you the screenshots of both the Samsung ssd and the Kingston and let you see for yourself. now you are going to tell me after you see these screenshots that I have items...
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    the Samsung drive is my other SSD drive I have in my system, I also have a Samsung spin point 1TB HDD as well as the Kingston A2000 M.2 SSD drive which I am currently using as my windows drive enclosed are two screenshots, and as you will see what for HDD's I have in my system and what are online
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi, here is a screenshot of my pc and as you see all my HDD's and optical drives
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi, here is the crystal disk info.. it is showing my M.2 SSD as a drive letter G when in fact it is in my computer interface as drive letter C.
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi, I installed windows normal I think MBR, as I use a usb stick to boot windows from. how can I install using GPT? and thank you for your help
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    Hi Earthdog, thank you for your reply. I have done what you requested and my results are below.. according to kingstons website the speed of the drive is this? NVMe PCIe performance at a fraction of the cost A2000 is an affordable solution...
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    oh so everything is running and detected my M.2 ssd as it should be then?
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi thanks for your reply as you will see from the screenshot added that I also am only using Microsoft drivers, but I should be able to install to correct drivers
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    Hi, thanks for the reply, I have the Kingston A2000 m.2 ssd and I checked that information out using windows devices. but anyway what I should of put was is it possible to get it to boot in the NVMe mode? or have I got to install some kind of program to get this? Just to add... my motherboard...
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    Can an M.2 slot ONLY support NVME and NOT support SATA?

    hi all, I've just been reading all the comments in here and I have a very similar problem? I have upgraded my mobo to the asus 970 pro gaming aura which indeed has the M.2 slot, however problem is that the M.2 is working as I have windows installed on it but only showing up as sata and not in...
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    overclock or core unlock a amd fx 4300 cpu

    hi there all, I've been reading up about overclocking/core unlocking my CPU? I have the amd fx 4300 black edition witch is factory unlocked, but I want to give a little boost on my CPU without going overboard and messing up my vrm's. my motherboard is the msi 970a sli krait edition. I hope...
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    looking to buy another motherboard but one little issue??

    hi all, sorry first of all for posting ,but I've been offered a mainboard for virtually peanuts. But it comes with a little issue? this is the brand : ASUS Crosshair V Formula and the little issue is that the red cpu light stays lit and all fans spin and everything but no post. here are my...
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    video card showing up as 8x in a pci-e 2.0 x16 slot

    well tbh. this card cost enough for what it is? €160, so I think in all fairness it should produce quality, don't get me wrong. It works well but I'm just wondering why its only running 8x @ 2.0 when the card is designed to run @ 16x @ 3.0
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    video card showing up as 8x in a pci-e 2.0 x16 slot

    thanks. so I bought a mainboard with pci-3 then it would work at that speed? as by what I see my mainboard pci slot is 2.0 .when I got the card it is a gen 3 so you have indeed answered my question.. thank you
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    video card showing up as 8x in a pci-e 2.0 x16 slot

    this is a picture I got from google , but it is my exact video card that I have
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