New system build, motherboard showing an error code for an incorrectly installed CPU

I have recently purchased an ASRock Z87 Extreme6 with an Intel I7-4790, 16GB (2x8) DDR3 Crucial Ballistix, with a Corsair CX750M. When I power up the system, I see nothing. The Dr.Debug code that is shown on the motherboard is 00, which refers to a CPU that was not installed properly. I have re-set the CPU several times, cleared the CMOS, but yet every single time I try to boot the system just shows a blank screen. Any ideas/help?
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  1. have another CPU to try with the board?
  2. Make sure that the CPU is locked into place really good with the socket lock arm. I actually messed up on this today on my build and it wouldn't boot either. Turns out I forgot to lock my CPU into place. lol. Try that.
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    Would guess your BIOS isn't up to date and ready for the 4790 (which is the Devils Canyon or Haswell refresh CPU), need minimum of BIOS ver 2.20
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