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Motherboard upgrade help

just upgraded motherboard went from asus p8p67-le with ami uefi bios to asrock z77 extreme 4 with ami uefi bios is it possible that i might not have to reinstall windows 7 x64 on system with ssd for os and hdd for programs and storage
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  1. Best answer
    It could work, but why not a clean install?

    Don't u want 100% performance?

    There are ways to do it, but than u will have issues, every now and than.
  2. nikorr said:
    It could work, but why not a clean install?

    Don't u want 100% performance?

    There are ways to do it, but than u will have issues, every now and than.



    I made a systems image and backup with windows backup and restore can i install windows clean than use restore from image and backup
  3. The drivers will be a problem.
  4. OK, post your specs...

    CPU:
    RAM: with link please.
    Motherboard:
    GPU:
    PSU:
    HDD: /SSD
    OS type + version
  5. nikorr said:
    OK, post your specs...

    CPU:
    RAM: with link please.
    Motherboard:
    GPU:
    PSU:
    HDD: /SSD
    OS type + version


    i5 2500k
    asrock extreme 4 z77
    evga gtx560 sc
    16 gbs kingston 1333
    antec 750 watts gamer
    ocz 120gb agility 3 ssd
    wd 500gb hdd
    windows 7 ultimate sp1 x64
  6. Is the windows OEM or retail?

    The RAM is important, better be @ 1.5V!

    Whats the model?
  7. nikorr said:
    Is the windows OEM or retail?

    The RAM is important, better be @ 1.5V!

    Whats the model?

    KHX1333C9D3B1K2/8G
  8. BTW, did u already bought the parts?
  9. had parts for awhile just upgraded motherboard the ram is 1.5 volts
  10. this machine runs great with asus board but no sli support bought this board so i can run two 560 cards at some point
  11. nikorr said:
    BTW, did u already bought the parts?


    did you see the ram model #
  12. Best answer selected by jusbigp.
  13. OK< the RAM is OK. U could use faster, 1600MHz with XMP, but this one will do fine.
  14. Yes the mobo supports ...

    2 x PCIe 3.0 x16 Slots, Supports AMD Quad CrossFireX™, CrossFireX™ and NVIDIA® Quad SLI™, SLI™
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