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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Hi to every one and spacial tnx to @nando4
 Lenovo Y520-15IKBN 
 I7-7700HQ 
20gb ddr4 ram
INTEL HD 630 (IGPU) 
GTX 1050 4gb (DGPU) 
RTX 2080 TI (EGPU) 
M.2 nvme ADT-Link R43SL connector 
Window 10
650w 80 plus gold PSU(new) 

  • I connect the m.2 connector to the nvme m.2 slot, connect the 4 pin floppy from psu to the m.2 connector,connected x2 8pin connector from psu to rtx 2080 ti and lastly insert the rtx 2080 ti to the x16 slot(adt R43SL) turn on the laptop got to the windows without problem, device manager detected the new graphic card,update the diver and restart in windows got error 43 then applied the  nvidia-error43-fixer , and error gone and rtx 2080 ti have shown in device manger with no problem, gpu z can detect it and show all the details,but cant run any graphic activity nothing run with rtx,so i connected the rtx to tv using HDMI it take few minutes and then i can see my desktop screen on the tv AND NO display on laptop BUT it take 4 to 5 seconds then laptop restart WITHOUT any BSOD.if let it that way after restart automatically i have windows loaded on tv but it again restart after 4 to 5 sec without any BSOD
  • Note:

If i awake the laptop from shutdown and NOT connected to tv via hdmi, it load up to windows the gpu z show it as x4@3.0 with uefi check mark but still cant do any activity with rtx
If i restart the laptop and NOT connected to tv via hdmi, it load up to windows the gpu z show it as [email protected] with NO uefi check but still cant do any activity with rtx
Connected rtx to tv via hdmi from shutdown EITHER restart, it load to windows on tv and with no display on laptop BUT it restart in 4 to 5 seconds with no BSOD
What seems could be the problem?
Tnx in advance

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Anyone has any idea? I would appreciate it

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Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Alright GOOD NEWS,  after disabled my wifi in bios i successfully load into windows with my gigabyte rtx 2080 ti extreme via hdmi 🙂 
SO:
Rtx20xx series has problem with some brand of pcie wifi  A/E KEY..  
next probably i have to look for other brand of A/E key wifi which might be compatible with this setup for now i will look for usb wifi
Soon will post this as a full topic for those who has same laptop as mine and maybe would like to run gtx10xx or rtx20xx series with it
Here i have to mention that with out this site and all the good posts and topics from everyone and specifically an intelligent person like @nando4 this setup have been never be possible 
I appreciate it from you all 
Good luck with your setup 
AND NEVER GIVE UP.

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@a_mbakas)
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Joined: 11 months ago
 

Hi @siros_royal, can i use EXP GDC Beast ? . what different between EXP GDC & ADT-Link R43SL

My laptop :
Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector / EXP Gdc Beast
500 Watt PSU

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080TI 4GB Egpu
Exp GDC Beast
500 Watt PSU


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Hi you can use exp gdc beast m.2 nvme version but its too laggy and it has signal issue,your best bet is adt r3g or adt R43SL, i suggest you to get ADT-Link R3G 50cm

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Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Since you are using gtx 1080ti as egpu most probably you dnt need to disable your wifi in bios,dnt forget to update your bios version to the lates which the download is available in lenovo site for the specific laptop, you can easily find it by searching in Google

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@a_mbakas)
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Joined: 11 months ago
 

Thanks for information . is ADT-Link R43SL on Lenovo Y520 still working normally ? Any update ? must connected via HDMI/External Monitor? @siros_royal .

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080TI 4GB Egpu
Exp GDC Beast
500 Watt PSU


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Yes its working properly and since am using rtx 2080 ti, as of now it only works with hdmi/external monitor i was not successful get it work with laptop lcd i guess it has some conflicts with intel hd 630 ,, but might you can get it work with your laptop lcd since you are using gtx 1080 ti,, kindly make an update as soon as you got the results

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@a_mbakas)
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Joined: 11 months ago
 

Can you give me a link for ADT-Link R43SL version that u have ? @siros_royal

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080TI 4GB Egpu
Exp GDC Beast
500 Watt PSU


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(@siros_royal)
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(@a_mbakas)
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@siros_royal Sorry i don't understand 😉 . so it will replace ssd slot that have m.2 nvme ? because wifi card slot is A/E Key

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080TI 4GB Egpu
Exp GDC Beast
500 Watt PSU


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

Right it will be replace with your m.2 nvme ssd

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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(@a_mbakas)
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Joined: 11 months ago
 

Any update @siros_royal ? i'm trying using AMD RX 550 but nothing happen on device manager . should i jumper my power supply ? or you have any other tricks ?

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia gtx 1080TI 4GB Egpu
Exp GDC Beast
500 Watt PSU


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(@siros_royal)
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Joined: 12 months ago
 

@a_mbakas

Sorry for super late reply,,what enclosure are you using?

Lenovo y520-15ikbn
I7-7700HQ
Intel hd 630 igpu
Nvidia gtx 1050 4gb dgpu
Nvidia rtx 2080 ti egpu
M.2 nvme adt R43SL connector
650w 80plus gold psu


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Dg IRfan
(@dg_irfan)
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Hi, I'm using EXP GDC Beast (ngff) on my Y520 with RTX2060. I get error code 43. Can u guide me? tried the fixer script but didn't work. thanks

Lenovo Legion Y520-15IKBN
CPU - I7-7700HQ
iGPU - Intel(R) HD Graphics 630
dGPU - Nvidia GTX 1050 2GB
eGPU - Nvidia RTX 2060 6GB
(EXP GDC Beast V8.5)
PSU - 550W 80plus Cooler Master


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