installing E8400 right now on new mobo NEED HELP Tags: CPUs Processors Last response: April 22, 2008 5:15 AM in CPUs Share Blackopsninja April 21, 2008 11:41:51 PM alright guys well i have my E8400 ready for installment. I dont know whats going on here but i know that your supposed to line up the triangles with each other but i cant seem to locate them on my board. Can anyone help? ill post some pictures. the processor (triangle is in bottom left corner) http://img180.imageshack.us/img180/6218/e8400wu4.jpg Mobo: (corner piece missing from top right side) http://img180.imageshack.us/img180/2774/moboqi8.jpg afaik im supposed to line up the triangle with the corner piece cut away... More about : installing e8400 mobo dragonsprayer April 22, 2008 12:10:52 AM the gold arrow on the green pcb points at the memory in the lower left corner the triangle on the mobo white socket lines up with the gold one the 2 slots will align with the notches hold the cpu with 2 fingers index on top thumb on the bottom slide the cpu in the left side and lay it down towards the memory the gold triange will be to the right of your tumb ausch30 April 22, 2008 4:43:53 AM There are the two tabs on the sides of the socket which fit into the two cutouts on the sides of the CPU and it only fits one way. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Blackopsninja April 22, 2008 5:15:02 AM thanks guys i got it earlier. it was my first time he he (lmao) i got the hard drive in there the proc hsf ram. still waitin on the graphics card though. now i just have to connect the rest of the wires (which im pretty confused on lol) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPutting together new system right now, need help! Forum SolvedNeed help choosing right gaming mobo! Forum BUILDING new PC right now need help with MB mounting Forum SolvedInstalled new parts and now my pc wont boot. need help fast! Forum SolvedBuying parts for my new gaming rig RIGHT NOW! Need advice Forum SolvedInstalled a new PSU, now DVD player doesn't work, NEED HELP Forum Solvedi'm in the middle of a build right now and need help Forum SolvedSo much help needed right now. Forum SolvedNeed help finding the right mobo Forum I need the communities help! Please please help me pick out a gpu right now! Forum SolvedNow I need help with choosing right video card Forum Trouble installing new mobo need help. Forum SolvedNew build. Not sure if done right,plus need bios help Forum In great need of help right now trying to find a few drivers, please help me? Forum SolvedNeed help asap..building right now! Forum SolvedPSU failed, need help installing new one. Forum SolvedWhy the need for HDD wipe when installing new Mobo? Forum Solved[Build Help] Install OS on an SSD prior to installing in new mobo - Bad Idea? Forum SolvedNeed help installing windows 8 onto MSI mobo Forum SolvedNeed help with picking video card. (UPDATE - getting a new MB now) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !