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PCI-Express 1.0 and 2.0 - Can I use a 2.0 video card in a 1.0 slot?

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I am not at home right now and I can't remember which slot I have on my Mobo.

I would like to buy a EVGA E-GEFORCE GTX 260 Superclocked but it is a 2.0 PCI-E card.

Will it still work if I have a PCI-E 1.0 slot?

EVGA E-GEFORCE GTX 260 Superclocked 602MHZ 896MB 2.052GHZ GDDR3 Dual DVI-I HDCP HDTV Out Video Card

Thanks

Ian

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