Is the cpu supposed to lock? Tags: CPUs AMD Last response: February 8, 2013 2:23 PM in CPUs Share offcenter February 8, 2013 2:07:41 PM When I try to install the cpu it does not lock onto the mobo. Is it supposed to, or does the cooling fan hold it in place? AMD FX-8120 Zambezi 3.1GHz Socket AM3+ 125W Eight-Core Desktop Processor FD8120FRGUBOX ASUS M5A99FX PRO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS More about : cpu supposed lock offcenter February 8, 2013 2:23:49 PM Opps!!! never mind, I got it. brain fart on my part. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAre the CPU pins supposed to be bent? Forum SolvedCPU Running 90% slower that supposed to Forum when overclocking are the voltages that apear in cpu-z supposed to be pre-set ? Forum are cpu coolers supposed to spin on the spot Forum SolvedOCing gtx 750 Ti but my CPU is lock Forum Asrock z77 extreme 4 are the cpu pins supposed to be at an angle? Forum CPU running faster than it's supposed to... Forum is the CPU Fan Supposed to be ALWAYS on? Forum SolvedHow can I lock the speed of my cpu. Forum SolvedCPU Multiplier Lock? Forum How do I know what CPU I've got? (Supposed to be XP 3200+) Forum Solvedi7 3770K best 4-lock pin style(stock design) CPU cooler Forum CPU overheating/Black screen lock ups. Forum SolvedHow to lock a CPU's voltage PERMANTENTLY or at least put a cap on it? Forum SolvedAMD CPU missing lock/unlock lever mechanism (pics included) Forum Cpu heatsink lever wont lock into place with BRUTE FORCE! Forum SolvedHow How Is A CPU and MB Suppose To Be? Forum M5A97 EVO 2.0 CPU lock Forum SolvedCPU locked issue Forum SolvedLocking for best psu nd cpu fan for amd fx8320 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !