Do I need to reformat after a new CPU installation?

Do I need to reformat after a new CPU installation?

Or is it a plug and play type of thing?
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  1. nsgy said:
    Do I need to reformat after a new CPU installation?

    No

    nsgy said:
    Or is it a plug and play type of thing?

    If the cpu needs a bios update, do that before you remove the old cpu. Then clear cmos before installing your new cpu, select load optimal settings at post or configure manually.
  2. I second that ^
    To know if bios update is needed, refer to the mobo's manufacturer website.
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