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Old 08-11-2006, 07:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there any way to check the socket type of your processor besides opening up your comp and checking from there?

I just was checking to see if there was a quicker way to check this out.
If not, then oh well.
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Download something like Everest or CPU-Z, and find the make and model of your motherboard... or, if you know the make and model, goggle up the specs on it.
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