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 Reply to NoobGamer123 vortical a b à CPUs June 6, 2014 4:21:18 AM we'd need some pictures to know exactly what you mean Reply to vortical 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. Reply to NoobGamer123 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. Reply to vortical Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources 3 pin header beside CPU Fan header on Asus B85 Vanguard Motherboard Forum Solvedhelp! lost one of socket screws Forum Random CPU Spikes even when nothing beside core windows programs are running Forum Socket941 screws,where to find Forum CPU heatsink cooler backplate touches mobo socket screw Forum Is it ok if some thermal paste oozed out from beside the CPU? Forum SolvedOne of 4 screws holding down CPU Cooler stripped Forum SolvedH100i CPU cooler onto Asus Z87-A.. Which standoff Screws to Use? Forum SolvedCPU fan install with screws Forum SolvedIs a Dell XPS I5 cpu an 1150 socket like any other I5? Forum Solved1155 socket CPU's Forum SolvedSame socket but incompatible CPU upgrade? Forum Solvedamd fx8350 full load cpu socket temp and core temp ok? Forum Replace screws with push pins in CPU fan Forum Solvedis the cpu socket ol all mobo in the same place? Forum SolvedCan I freely upgrade my CPU as long as it uses the same socket? Forum SolvedCPU socket compatability Forum SolvedBest CPU cooler + thermalpaste (socket 1155+1150) Forum SolvedIs there any drop in performance of CPu or MOBO when change Cpu socket? Forum SolvedCPU socket damage on motherboard? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !