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Question about installation of MB and HF 212 sequence.

this is my first build ever.

should i secure the mb in the haf x case on the stand off- and THEN proceed the the cpu cooler. OR should I put cpu cooler on first and then put that whole thing into the MB?

sorry simple question but dont know what to do/
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    Place the mobo on a firm surface with some cardboard under the mobo. Then install the CPU and the heatsink. Install all RAM modules, Video card, PCI cards. After this you may install the mobo inside the case.

    Here is a nice guide: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/274745-31-step-step-guide-building

    Good luck!
  2. Best answer selected by mrgiggles.
  3. thanks, nice guide too.
  4. Thank you! It is a lot of fun building your own PC. Please follow basic things like proper anti-static grounding before touching anything. Enjoy!
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