Solved LGA775 processor into a LGA1156 motherboard? Tags: Chipsets Pentium Processors Motherboards Product Last response: September 28, 2010 11:15 PM in Motherboards Share TexTbob September 28, 2010 9:43:05 PM Hello, can you put a LGA775 processor (Intel Pentium 4 2.6Ghz.) into a motherboard that is for LGA1156? ...If not, what motherboard (reasonably priced) is suggested for my previously mentioned processor?? -thanks More about : lga775 processor lga1156 motherboard badge a b V Motherboard September 28, 2010 9:48:06 PM No you can not. Not even with a CPU hammer. Any Intel socket 775 MB. The 4X series Intel chipsets perform well (P45, P43, G45, G43 etc.). m 0 l Best solution tecmo34 a c 236 V Motherboard September 28, 2010 10:00:03 PM @Badge... You need to use a CPU Socket Hammer, not just a CPU Hammer. @TexTbob... Badge is correct on the recommended motherboard series. I'm a support of the ASUS P5Q PRO Turbo myself for the LGA 775 socket. Share Related resources LGA775 MB with LGA1156 memory - Forum Lga775 to lga1156 - Forum Processor for LGA1156 socket? - Forum What is the best LGA1156 motherboard still available? - Forum BLKDP55KG (E47218-403) LGA1156 ATX Motherboard Looking for upgrade!! Help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer TexTbob September 28, 2010 10:22:54 PM Wow thanks a ton for the quick responses and suggestion from both of you.. i think your suggestion tecmo will be what i go with. -thanks a ton m 0 l TexTbob September 28, 2010 10:23:17 PM Best answer selected by TexTbob. m 0 l badge a b V Motherboard September 28, 2010 10:23:43 PM I have that MB running currently. Glad to hear the Elmer's glue I sent helped you mount your processor. You can keep it. m 0 l badge a b V Motherboard September 28, 2010 10:25:38 PM I thought tecmo34 had been banned for telling people to use Elmer's glue to mount their processor? m 0 l tecmo34 a c 236 V Motherboard September 28, 2010 11:15:20 PM badge said:I thought tecmo34 had been banned for telling people to use Elmer's glue to mount their processor? I was going to be but I worked out a deal with reynod to keep from being banned. I would go into details but swore to secrecy (Nadine was involved ). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLGA 775 processor with LGA1156 Forum SolvedLGA1366 vs. LGA1156 Motherboard options and prices Forum SolvedCan LGA775 socket take Core i7 processor? Forum Is Intel 2.9 GHz LGA1155 G2020 Processor, Better or Equivalent to Intel 2.3 GHz LGA775 Q8200 Processor in Performance? Forum does P55A-UD3R motherboard with socket LGA1156 work with i7 3770 k? Forum SolvedWhich Lga775 Processor is good Fro My Msi r7850 Forum SolvedCurrently have a MCP73M02H1 (LGA775 socket) motherboard with an Intel Pentium E2160 CPU installed. Looking to upgrade. Forum SolvedCan someone recommend a CPU and GPU for this old LGA775 motherboard? Forum SolvedMotherboard Compatability LGA775 Forum SolvedBest lga775 motherboard for overclocking Forum Swap Intel Pentium D 820 "Smithfield" PLGA775 for a E4500 LGA775 on a D945GTP motherboard Forum SolvedHP DC 7900 SFF LGA-775 motherboard layout Forum Solvedmotherboard compatible for both LGA775 CPU and Core-i CPU Forum Motherboard compatible with Core i5 655K 3.2 GHz, LGA1156, 4 MB? Forum SolvedMotherboards LGA775 Socket that supports Core 2 Quad Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !