CPU Upgrade Tags: CPUs Dual Core Processors Last response: June 3, 2010 6:38 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs June 2, 2010 6:32:47 AM Hello,upgrade my system board processor from a dual core 2.66 to a core 2 duo 3.0 ,the system tries to start up but but shut down in the middle of the POST. More about : cpu upgrade Emperus a c 81 à CPUs June 2, 2010 6:41:56 AM considering all the wiring is perfect, your mobo may be in need of a bios update to support the new processor.. List your system specs.. m 0 l youssef 2010 June 2, 2010 8:55:45 AM we need the system specs & particularly the motherboard model & BIOS version m 0 l Related resources HP Pavilion A6600F CPU Upgrade? - Forum AM2 socket CPU upgrade - Forum Im looking to upgrade my cpu and ram... hoping you guys can help. - Forum Do I Need To Upgrade My CPU? - Forum CPU upgrade need help if this is enough - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amnotanoobie a b à CPUs June 2, 2010 10:29:09 AM Did you put in thermal grease? m 0 l randomkid a b à CPUs June 2, 2010 10:56:39 AM amnotanoobie said:Did you put in thermal grease? Agree. If the thermal grease was not applied correctly or not at all, the CPU might be heating up during the boot up process and the mother shut down when it reach the shutdown temperature set in the BIOS. m 0 l enzo matrix a c 131 à CPUs June 3, 2010 6:38:36 PM Quote:You have not given nearly enough information for anyone to answer your question. How do you even know if your motherboard supports the new cpu?? Well said. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it time to upgrade my cpu for gaming? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my CPU/Motherboard? Forum SolvedNeed help with Motherboard & CPU upgrade for Gaming Forum SolvedCPU upgrade vs GPU and possible bottleneck. Forum Solvedcan i keep my hard drive and upgrade my cpu and motherboard? Forum SolvedI'm planning to upgrade mobo and cpu. Forum SolvedCPU Upgrade for Shadow of Mordor? Forum SolvedCPU upgrade check Forum SolvedI'm looking to upgrade motherboard/cpu Forum SolvedCPU or GPU upgrade Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade CPU and MOBO (Gaming PC) what should I do? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade my CPU? Forum Solvedr9 270x crossfire best cpu/mobo/ram setup/upgrade? Forum SolvedPC upgrade for gaming (CPU & RAM) Forum SolvedPc wont boot after cpu upgrade Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !