Solved Do i have to re-install Win 7 after changing Motherboard and CPU? Tags: Windows 7 CPUs Motherboards Intel i5 Last response: May 19, 2014 8:13 AM in Windows 7 Share ibrahimasghar February 12, 2014 12:49:03 AM Hello guys, i will be upgrading my motherboard and CPU. Current Motherboard and CPU: CPU: Core i5 - 2400 @ 3.10 GHz (Sandy Bridge) Motherboard: H61M-USB3-B3 Rev. 2.0 I will upgrade to: CPU: Core i5 - 4670K or Core i7 - 4770K Motherboard: Gigabyte G1 Sniper Z87 Do i need to re-install my Win 7 after this?. I really need to keep this Windows as i have important data on it. Thanks. More about : install win changing motherboard cpu Reply to ibrahimasghar Best solution tinmann a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard February 12, 2014 1:26:48 AM Yes you will so back up your important stuff before you start and you'll be fine. Reply to tinmann Share ibrahimasghar February 12, 2014 5:40:56 AM tinmann said:Yes you will so back up your important stuff before you start and you'll be fine. I don't have an external hard drive to back up, daang lol. Reply to ibrahimasghar m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer vnnky May 19, 2014 8:13:16 AM Actually,you don't have to Re-install except Drivers Reply to vnnky m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedDo i have to re-install Win 7 after changing Motherboard and CPU? Forum SolvedIs it better to reinstall Win 7 on my laptop before or after changing its battery? Forum Do I need to reinstall Win 7 after replacing motherboard and cpu? Forum I have upgraded my motherboard and cpu do i have to reinstall win 7 to change to Forum SolvedDo i need to reinstall Windows 7 after changing motherboard? Forum Can i restore Win7 from a back up after changing motherboards? Forum Solvedhow to make a win 8 dvd to boot from after reinstall new motherboard Forum SolvedUnable to reinstall CPU after new Motherboard switch Forum SolvedWin7 x64 random hard freezes after reinstall Forum SolvedChanging Motherboard and CPU, Will I need to Reinstall Windows 8? Forum SolvedBSOD after win7 reinstall Forum SolvedWin7 not booting up after cpu cooler change?? Forum SolvedRetail Windows 7 reinstall needed after motherboard replacement? Forum SolvedHow to reinstall windows 7 after upgrading my motherboard? Forum SolvedHow to reinstall windows 7 after upgrading my motherboard? Forum SolvedNew Mobo/CPU/GPU/RAM, have questions about Win7 reinstall Forum SolvedDo i need to reinstall Windows 7 if i change my Motherboard? Forum After 5 yrs Win 7 reinstall is still failing! Forum Win7 fails to boot in normal mode after motherboard change. Safe mode works Forum SolvedWill i have to re-install Windows 8 after a motherboard and cpu swap? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !