eGPU not recognized
I am facing point 3 of this guide and did not find a solution yet.
My setup is the following:
- Lenovo Thinkpad X240
- ADT R53SR (M.2 A.E)
- CORSAIR VX450W (it has only a 6pin, no 8pin) -> jumpered to be permanently on
- XFX Radeon RX580 (8pin)
- 8pin PCIe to 2x 4pin MOLEX adapter
- Linux Ubuntu 18.04
- BIOS v2.19
I tried a few things, but in particular I tried:
- connecting the eGPU to the WiFi slot and booting up -> black screen (only option is to power down, disconnect eGPU and reboot)
- hot-swapping the WiFi card for the eGPU after boot up; in this case the eGPU starts (fans switch on), but it is still not recognized by the system -> I think at this point I am facing point 5 of the guide, but in the BIOS (v2.19) I don't see "Integrated NIC" that I should disable, so I'm not sure what to do there.
Anyone has ideas what I'm doing wrong or if there is anything else I can test? Thanks!