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Cpu upgrade windows will not load

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Last response: in CPUs
June 23, 2011 9:58:22 AM

just upgraded from athlon quad core 2.8Mhz to triple core 3.2Mhz and now windows will not load just tells me to boot from disc. What is going wrong

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June 23, 2011 11:43:36 AM

Check the boot order in the BIOS.
a b à CPUs
June 23, 2011 12:04:53 PM

He doesn't need that, only if he changed the motherboard as well. Otherwise it should work on his OS.
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June 23, 2011 4:10:02 PM

Your cpu IS the motherboard! Your motherboard is built around the cpu. If that wasn't true you could use ANY microprocessor!!!
June 24, 2011 10:10:28 AM

mosox said:
Check the boot order in the BIOS.

Did that then found it was not finding HDD tweaked the cables found HDD tried again went straight into windows found new hardware loaded drivers and worked a dream. Thank you.