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Upgraded cpu black screen

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November 29, 2012 11:33:42 PM

Mobo: Gigabyte GA-M57SLI-S4 REV 2.0
Gfx: nvidia GeForce pny gt 545
PS: 550w

Swapped a Athlon 64 X2 for a AMD Phenom2 x6 1045t
did the swap got a black screen no beeps. I've flashed and updated the BIOS several times with different versions from the gigabyte website. Been on this for 8 hours finally goin to the forums.
I've got the 12v connector plugged in also. the CPU is listed on the supported CPU list. Any help is welcomed.
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November 30, 2012 7:27:17 AM

Is the Phenom a new CPU or an used one? Have you checked it for bent pins?
November 30, 2012 11:26:38 AM

It is new and I have checked the pins they are not bent or loose
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November 30, 2012 11:30:23 AM

Then try reinstalling it with the board outside the case.
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November 30, 2012 11:46:41 AM

You do know you have to flush the Bios after a firmware bios update dont you.
Short out the bios after the flash.
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