Solved Upgrade cpu from single to dual-core Tags: CPUs BIOS Dual Core Last response: February 26, 2012 9:03 PM in CPUs Share zehkeeki February 26, 2012 8:06:25 PM Hello, Please let me know what I have to "tell" the BIOS to accept the swap. Thank you, Joe More about : upgrade cpu single dual core amuffin a c 184 à CPUs February 26, 2012 8:16:52 PM You have to update the bios. Best solution sewalk February 26, 2012 8:26:38 PM It depends entirely on what motherboard you're using and whether it supports the processor you're trying to use. Sometimes a BIOS update does the trick, other times it simply isn't compatible. Related resources Single -core to Dual-Core help. - Forum Should I Upgrade my CPU to an AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core 4800+? - Forum why is my dual-core running slower than my single core? - Forum cheap upgrade to my current system - the Dual-Core E2160? - Forum dual-core benefit for apps that see only 1 CPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer zehkeeki February 26, 2012 8:57:06 PM Best answer selected by zehkeeki. zehkeeki February 26, 2012 9:03:25 PM amuffin said:You have to update the bios. OK!What steps to update?I need help to do it.I'm not that smart to do it just by myself.Thank you. Joe. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDual-core or not? best gaming cpu for a good price ForumDoes having XP Home limit your dual-core CPU ? Forumsinglecore to dualcore upgrade ? ForumDual-core vs quad-core ForumUpgrading System - Have questions regaurding Dual-Core . ForumI want a dualcore processor but I play a lot of single core games... ForumPentium Dual-Core vs. Core 2 Duo ForumIs there any Dual-Core Socket 754 processor? ForumThe Dual-Core vs. Quad-Core debate ForumP4 3.06 vs Wolfdale DualCore 2.5 ForumGreen Machine: AMD Dual-Core Platform at 54W ForumPSU Help ForumStarting my first upgrade, Will this fit? Forum[Solved] Question about Leads from Case ForumMy computer is dual core i want to upgrade my ram More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !