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Can I fix a broken socket connector on a motherboard?

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February 16, 2012 6:21:43 PM

I have an Asus M4A78 Pro motherboard, and the socket connector has been completely broken and taken off. Everything else is fine. Can I fix this or find a work around?

What it looks like:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/76786025@N03/6887801991/in...

What it should look like:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/76786025@N03/6887809477/in...
February 16, 2012 6:27:42 PM

you would need some extremely good soldering skills to repair this and to be honest would probably still not be a good idea. if anything is wrong you could easily fry your CPU or create a short that would damage other components. I would recommend just getting a new board. It not worth the risk.
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