Solved CPU Socket has screws beside it Tags: CPUs Socket Last response: June 6, 2014 4:32 AM in CPUs Share NoobGamer123 June 6, 2014 4:10:34 AM My CPU Socket lever has a screw beside it and I can't change my CPU because of that. Is it supposed to have that? Sorry for the wrong grammar. More about : cpu socket screws vortical a b à CPUs June 6, 2014 4:21:18 AM we'd need some pictures to know exactly what you mean m 0 l NoobGamer123 June 6, 2014 4:29:46 AM https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpf1/... It's like that. Sorry if it's blurry. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution vortical a b à CPUs June 6, 2014 4:32:30 AM that is supposed to be there, you need to remove that screw (which helps hold the cpu cover down and keep the cpu in place) if you want to change the cpu. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhelp! lost one of socket screws Forum 3 pin header beside CPU Fan header on Asus B85 Vanguard Motherboard Forum CPU heatsink cooler backplate touches mobo socket screw Forum Random CPU Spikes even when nothing beside core windows programs are running Forum Socket941 screws,where to find Forum Is it ok if some thermal paste oozed out from beside the CPU? Forum Can I install an aftermarket CPU cooler without having to remove the motherboard to insert screws? Forum SolvedOne of 4 screws holding down CPU Cooler stripped Forum SolvedWhere would some one mount a 140mm cpu cooler besides the top on the Phanteks Enthoo Primo? Forum SolvedCan a semi-broken socket kill the CPU? (pic included) Forum SolvedBest budget gaming Intel CPU for Socket 1150? Forum SolvedH100i CPU cooler onto Asus Z87-A.. Which standoff Screws to Use? Forum SolvedCPU fan install with screws Forum SolvedHow to Know if CPU is compatible with Mobo socket? Forum SolvedAre LGA 775 & 1150 CPU Plastic Socket Covers the same size? Forum SolvedDedicated GPU socket like a CPU's on a motherboard? Forum SolvedMy CPU is loose in its socket! (CPU Floating on MOBO) Forum SolvedWhat is the absolute best LGA 1155 Socket CPU? Forum SolvedBest CPU Upgrade - Socket 775 Forum SolvedCPU socket damage Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !