Re: New processor & existing xp
Originally Posted by b1gapl
Why wouldn't XP recognize the new processor? You don't have to reinstall Windows, when changing the processor. Just drop it in. You would have to reinstall Windows, when you change the motherboard. And I'm not sure, if there is even drivers for CPUs. I would assume, no.
True. I've done it many times and never had to reinstall o/s.
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