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 Share 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 motafota March 8, 2012 12:00:41 AM Best answer selected by Motafota. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources DDR3 memory with 32 bit win 7 Forum Upgraded Cell Processor Forum Question About Thermal Paste Application and Building Questions Forum Question about building an HTPC Forum Question about building a PC Forum Building new PC, question about the PSU Forum Building a new system, opinion and question about proc types... Forum Question about building a pc for photo processing and gaming Forum Question about building a new PC Forum Question about Building and BIOS Forum A few questions about my build before I begin building Forum Building New Rig, Question About Motherboard for an i5-2500k Forum Some questions about my building Forum Noob question about building a computer Forum I have a question about my new potential build . Forum Question about cord hookups. Forum Building a new rig. Question about price drops? Forum Xfx 680 half price Forum 1st time building a gaming lcs system. Forum Gaming Computer (wanted to ask about compatibility) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !