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 E8400 overheating or a faulty mobo .. pls help Forum BUILDING new PC right now need help with MB mounting Forum e8400 quasi stable @ 4ghz need help on next move Forum need help with P35-DS3L and e8400 Forum E8400 a good choice for now ? Forum Can't overclock e8400 on an MSI P7N 780i mobo Forum Critique My New E8400 £800 Build Forum Help me make the right choice please (OCZ Agility 3) Forum My E8400 overclocking project ( need your help ) Forum New E8400 - Somthing isnt right .... Forum Q6600 now or wait for Q9450 or E8400 ? Forum Best mobo for new build - E8400 , 8800GTS, 4GB DDR2 1000 Forum Help in OCing e8400 Forum New build E8400 Forum Core 2 duo E8400 help - compatability issue? Forum Help me lower my build cost, ~$1,100 right now Forum Need help on OC E8400 P5Q premium Forum Help with P5N32-E SLI + e8400 Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum I've got a big system problem, please help... Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !