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Old 09-04-2006, 10:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hello, i have a problem with my pc that is i tried to install the os for the first time suddenly i am getting messenge that ' YOU INSTALLED A WRONG CPU, SYSTEM WILL BE SHUT DOWN TO PREVENT DAMAGE'' my processor is intel p4 3.4 ghz, not dual core. motherboard 865 gsal, 2 gb of ram, 120 gb seagate sata, 256 mb agp vga of geforce. please help me,....
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Old 09-04-2006, 10:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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please h elp me to find out the prob
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Old 09-04-2006, 01:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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can you gave me more information on the motherbioard ie socket type or anything else?
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yes i am using the motherboard of GSAL 915 chipset intel original
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Old 09-05-2006, 05:47 PM   #5 (permalink)
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your Motheboard needs BIOS upgrade. this can only be done by using some old P-4 and then upgrading BIOS and re-inserting your current CPU.

although it shouldnt have showed the problem as its a springdale chipset anyway, but anyway.
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