I've NEVER been so FRUSTRATED... Hot-Swapping PCIe Cards

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  • Published: 07 May 2018
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  • Martin TREMBLAY
    Martin TREMBLAY  17 hours back

    the little funny song behind... i lol'd so hard hahahahah

    • Josua D
      Josua D  1 days back

      Finally, a feature that will save me 30 seconds every 5 years when I upgrade my GPU. Truly amazing.

      • Ricardo Madrid Alija
        Ricardo Madrid Alija  2 days back

        Just try it on linux, linus

        • Maik Trienens
          Maik Trienens  2 days back

          😂I installed my GTX 960 in my ASRock b450m pro4 while Windows is running.
          Windows: Have Fun with the GTX 960

          • Matthew Smith
            Matthew Smith  3 days back

            Now hotswap ram

            • Mustache Merlin
              Mustache Merlin  3 days back

              Hot swapping PCI-e. The future is now!!

              • Kurt Frans
                Kurt Frans  5 days back

                The usage scenario's for this is hot-swapping parts for either a test bench scenario for PC repair shop checking the parts and also for things like assembly line component testing and longterm server component swapping if it's expected the server must stay running 24/7 for 99% uptime or if other hardware connected to the same machine needs to be accessed while such components are being swapped, for instance you are running a game or chat server and need to add more storage or the system is broadcasting live on TV or a game tournament or chat or event is taking place and the people are already logged into the system and engaging in conversation or doing business for a meeting and you can add a component that goes live immediately with content they need to access to continue, or to perform work with, or even engage in remote testing of components in a lab setting. For example, if the scientists are in other parts of the world but you the computer technician can simply plug in a test card to perform experiments with and they remotely activate and perform those experiments once the card is plugged in, and swap out another circuit with another experiment or series of experiments or identical experiments side by side. Lots of use cases for this type of thing.

                • Cirtex Quake
                  Cirtex Quake  6 days back

                  "go ahead and cut"

                  • muhammad irham purnomo
                    muhammad irham purnomo  1 weeks back

                    how about hot swap processor ?

                    • Lucky_Miner01
                      Lucky_Miner01  1 weeks back

                      I like the part where he said ‘go ahead and cut’

                      • can farts
                        can farts  1 weeks back

                        retry this with Linux

                        • rfdzn
                          rfdzn  1 weeks back

                          Surprise hot plug


                          "THIS ISN'T TENNIS!!!!!"

                          • RSG
                            RSG  1 weeks back

                            go ahead and cut

                            • Ed Williams
                              Ed Williams  1 weeks back

                              jesus, it worked!

                              • Jaike
                                Jaike  1 weeks back

                                Me: *Playing a video game*
                                Me: *Is getting my ass beat*


                                Me: Parry this, you fucking casual!

                                *plugs in RTX Titan*

                                *wins at life*

                                • Martin The Panda
                                  Martin The Panda  2 weeks back

                                  Go ahead and cut.

                                  • CashTheGamer
                                    CashTheGamer  2 weeks back

                                    Hot swap a cpu no balls

                                    • super nova
                                      super nova  2 weeks back

                                      Hmm pia, sounds like cia

                                      • Swiftpaw TheCat
                                        Swiftpaw TheCat  2 weeks back

                                        but when does it come as on by default

                                        • zombieplays9
                                          zombieplays9  2 weeks back

                                          Linus: uses titan x just for video output
                                          Me: uses integrated graphics on my athlon 2 for gaming






                                          Does anyone see a problem with this?!?

                                          • Nick Lundin
                                            Nick Lundin  2 weeks back

                                            Honestly, this might be the best video you've ever made. Laughed and learned a lot

                                            • elBusDriverKC
                                              elBusDriverKC  2 weeks back

                                              I'm still trying to get hot swap working on my ISA slots......

                                              • Boomix
                                                Boomix  2 weeks back

                                                How deep can you hotplug ?
                                                U.2 -> PCI-Adapter -> USB-Card -> External USB-PCI Adapter -> GPU ?

                                                • Dalethegamerite 11
                                                  Dalethegamerite 11  2 weeks back

                                                  Next video:”hot swapping CPU’s”

                                                  • Solowarrior1221
                                                    Solowarrior1221  2 weeks back

                                                    watch us hot-swap this gen 1 threadripper for the gen 2!

                                                • Dalethegamerite 11
                                                  Dalethegamerite 11  2 weeks back

                                                  I wasn’t listening to the sponsor and I thought he said cia and the cia will use a VPN to hack you

                                                  • DanThuhMan
                                                    DanThuhMan  3 weeks back

                                                    Hot swap the case

                                                    • Martin Houlton
                                                      Martin Houlton  3 weeks back

                                                      So the lesson from this video, RTFFM!!

                                                      • Marc Angelo Larrazabal
                                                        Marc Angelo Larrazabal  3 weeks back

                                                        in 2019 i want to see hot plug rams hahaha

                                                        • Krusty The Clown
                                                          Krusty The Clown  3 weeks back

                                                          So much easier to hotplug a pci-e card with a USB stick, instead of using those darn USB ports in the front :-D

                                                          • Mazxj Stripes
                                                            Mazxj Stripes  3 weeks back

                                                            I was installing a driver update for my graphics card while watching this and at 20:10 my screen went black for a minute.

                                                            • TekIdiots
                                                              TekIdiots  3 weeks back

                                                              Wait... USB stick......... Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh IT'S WORKING, I love how passionate Linus is. Love it

                                                              • Alan Hersch
                                                                Alan Hersch  3 weeks back

                                                                So what is the use case for this kinda of hot swapping?

                                                                • Ariel Jersey Jr
                                                                  Ariel Jersey Jr  3 weeks back

                                                                  Cut cut cut cut cut cut cut cut cut cut

                                                                  • Joe Kennedy
                                                                    Joe Kennedy  4 weeks back

                                                                    "Is that Windows Update?" Says the guy that bashes Macs all the time! ;-)

                                                                    • TheQuantumFluff
                                                                      TheQuantumFluff  4 weeks back

                                                                      New video titles:

                                                                      How To Make Your Computer Blue Screen EVERYTIME!


                                                                      We cut In this video 100 TIMES!!!!


                                                                      Go Ahead and cut.....


                                                                      Oh Sh*{%



                                                                      UUUGGHHHHHHH

                                                                      • Anthony Jennings
                                                                        Anthony Jennings  4 weeks back

                                                                        Just because the hard work and hot-swap PCI doesn't mean that the software (Windows or the drivers) will understand how to do that without shitting the bed. Lol great vid! (Was still watching the video when I made this comment, just for context 😂)

                                                                        • Just Jynxiie
                                                                          Just Jynxiie  4 weeks back

                                                                          You know your rich when you use a titan x only as a display output

                                                                          • Kruemmelbande The Cat
                                                                            Kruemmelbande The Cat  4 weeks back

                                                                            "this expensive motherboard"
                                                                            Motherboard: My bios is smaler than a nes cardrige.... The bios interface also looks nes like

                                                                            • Kruemmelbande The Cat
                                                                              Kruemmelbande The Cat  4 weeks back

                                                                              Yeah... I wouldnt recomend watching this before bed, because the blue light from all the crashes is not good for the sleep

                                                                              • Kruemmelbande The Cat
                                                                                Kruemmelbande The Cat  4 weeks back

                                                                                Dont cut! DONt....... Go ahead and cut....

                                                                                • Derek Roberts
                                                                                  Derek Roberts  1 months back

                                                                                  Pretty sure the issue is with Windows 10. Even if I change the voltage on my CPU overclock I get a "BAD CONFIG FILE" error on reboot. From what I can tell Windows 10 keeps some kind of record of the entirety of the PC's hardware and settings and any change is considered an error.

                                                                                  • MaygorFungus
                                                                                    MaygorFungus  1 months back

                                                                                    I have never laughed so hard. Thanks for failing. It was great.

                                                                                    • Ádám Bezzegh
                                                                                      Ádám Bezzegh  1 months back

                                                                                      the Titan X is just there to have a video output

                                                                                      • Jay holloway II
                                                                                        Jay holloway II  1 months back

                                                                                        I love how he handles all the chips and cpu with out. Esd strap lol way to go bud 😑

                                                                                        • Ben Hatto
                                                                                          Ben Hatto  1 months back

                                                                                          Nobody:
                                                                                          Linus: Go ahead and cut.

                                                                                          • Ajrocket
                                                                                            Ajrocket  1 months back

                                                                                            *2028* : _Hot swappable CPU_

                                                                                            • Dimebag DD
                                                                                              Dimebag DD  1 months back

                                                                                              What's the point or practical use of this feature?

                                                                                              • linuxmq
                                                                                                linuxmq  1 months back

                                                                                                This was a very entertaining video. Great technology forward. But not everyone has an open motherboard tray and this could be great for repair shops trying to find out if a PCIe card is defective? Otherwise, most people will have to pull their tower from under the desk, fiddling with all the short cables to be first unplug otherwise the box will not move forward!
                                                                                                However, definitely interesting. Thank you.