Solved [Question]Stupid Question About Building Tags: Homebuilt Cases CPUs Systems Last response: March 8, 2012 1:40 AM in Systems Share motafota March 7, 2012 11:38:42 PM This might be a stupid question but this is my first time. "If I install the Mobo into the case first, then would I be able to install the CPU from inside the case?" I'm thinking of doing this because I'm not buying all my parts at once. More about : question stupid question building Best solution Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system a c 103 à CPUs March 7, 2012 11:52:20 PM You could, but its easier to mount the cpu and heatsink outside the case then mount everything as a whole, this also allows you to breadboard to test everythings working ok, Moto Share motafota March 8, 2012 12:00:41 AM Best answer selected by Motafota. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system a c 103 à CPUs March 8, 2012 1:40:23 AM Thank you for B.a. man, don't forget the troubleshooter sticky up top for guidance as well :-) Moto m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedYet Another Stupid Question About a First Time Build... Forum Small stupid question about system building Forum SolvedStupid question about stickers Forum Solvedstupid question about cpu's Forum SolvedPossible stupid question about computer storage. Forum SolvedStupid question about a purchase... Forum SolvedProbably a stupid question about graphics cards Forum Stupid Question about ASUS Maximus VI Hero EVGA SLI Bridge. Forum SolvedStupid question about intake/exit case fan Forum SolvedStupid question about 12volt rails. Forum Quick stupid question about Classified 780 vs 780ti. Want feedback from GPU experts. Forum Stupid question about front panel case wires Jeantech Nitro Forum Solvedstupid question for pc build Forum Stupid question about EA future scenarios Forum Stupid question about white and red input and sound card Forum Stupid question about monitor cables Forum Stupid question about the 3770k Forum Short stupid question about ram slots!! Forum Stupid Question About Memory Forum Stupid Question about SSD's and Storage Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !