Upgrading processor Tags: CPUs Processors Motherboards Last response: April 3, 2010 12:23 PM in CPUs Share olejarskiw April 3, 2010 12:15:33 PM if a motherboard supports a processor, should the processor automatically work when installed? More about : upgrading processor saaiello a c 133 à CPUs a b V Motherboard April 3, 2010 12:23:08 PM If it supported yes but you have to see if it needs a bios update. If a new processor comes out after the board was made they will put out an update so it can support so check you manufactures website to see if it needs a bios update for it to work. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrading Processor on Dell Precision 390 ForumUpgrading to Windows 8 - Processor Compatibility ForumNeed Help Upgrading Processor ForumIs it worth upgrading my processor /mobo (lynnfield)? ForumUpgrading processor to i7-3930K Motherboard advice ForumDoes upgrading to a new CPU / Processor require reloading the OS? ForumUpgrading my processor ForumUpgrading my Processor ForumUpgrading GPU, do I need to upgrade Processor ? ForumUpgrading my computers Graphics Card and Processor . Need Help ForumAdvice on Upgrading i5 processor ForumTips for upgrading a Processor ForumHELP: Upgrading to new motherboard and processor ForumUpgrading processor on ASRock 770 Extreme 3 ForumUpgrading Mobo, ram, and processor . What should I do? ForumUpgrading processor , or entire computer? ForumQuestions about upgrading from a AMD Athlon(tm) X4 630 Processor 2.80G ForumUpgrading processor /graphics card on laptop ForumPlanning on Upgrading processor Forum500w PSU More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !