Please help me find a MOBO replacement Tags: Motherboards Support File Server Product Last response: August 25, 2009 8:25 PM in Motherboards Share cml0219 August 25, 2009 6:12:26 PM Hi guys, I'm new here. I've got a file server here with a bad MOBO. I'm looking for a replacment with the following: Support or older Pentium 4 (Prescott 506) / DDR2 553 RAM 6 or more SATA connecitons Onboard video. Any suggestions? I've seen a lot of system boards on newegg but cant find one that will support the old cpu. More about : find mobo replacement OvrClkr a b V Motherboard August 25, 2009 7:37:29 PM well this is due to the fact that p4's are considered dinosaur's but you might be able to use this board.... SUPERMICRO PDSLE LGA 775 Intel 945P (Lakeport) ATX Intel Pentium 4/Pentium 4 EE/Pentium D/Celeron D Server Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... cml0219 August 25, 2009 7:46:36 PM Thanks, ya I know they are old - but I'd also add that CPU performance has far outpaced application need in the office. No sence in replacing P4 chips. Related resources Please help me find a new motherboard. - Forum I need help finding a replacement motherboard, please . - Forum Help me find components - Forum Please help me find the best cpu match for my vga - Forum Looking to buy an i5-2400, please help me find a compatible mobo - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cml0219 August 25, 2009 7:48:10 PM QUESTION: Does a P4 chip specificly need to be supported by a motherboard or will any 775 socket do the trick? OvrClkr a b V Motherboard August 25, 2009 7:55:26 PM the motherboard has to be p4 compatible in order to operate..... just because it is LGA 775 does not mean it will support all 775's..... the same thing happend to me back when I tried to upgrade from a pent D to a C2D.... cml0219 August 25, 2009 8:25:06 PM Ok, thanks. I knew I couldn't upgrade forward because of BIOS, but was unsure if I could downgrade. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHelp me find the problem please ! ForumPlease help me find a correct mobo for this setup ForumHelp me find a motherboard please ! ForumMOBO /CPU replacement (OEM o/s) HELP please ! ForumHelp me find this mobo ! ForumHelp me find a mobo please . ForumPlease help me find an affordable laptop for school ForumCould you please help me find a laptop? ForumPlease help me find a Video Card! ForumSOMEBODY PLEASE HELP ME !!! ForumPC is dead - Replacement parts advice please . ForumPlease help me find right case for 8800GTX SLI ForumPlease help me find a new Z77 motherboard I am desperate ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum[Solved] Gigabyte versus every other mobo maker More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !