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Computer Troubles CPU error

I was upgrading my computer the other day by putting in a new CPU. I was exchanging an i3 for an i5. So I remove the fan, remove the old i3 and put in the new i5. But then I get the beep code I attached, I try to put in the old processor and get the same beep code. I take out all components except the processor with only the motherboard being powered, same issue. I take out processor and run it, no issues. Does anyone know anything I should try? and yes before you ask they are compatible.

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that's a CPU error code

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Cant see any bent pins

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any way to make DEADLY sure there are no bent pins?

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flashlight and magnifying glass

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there are so many pins on today's CPU or sockets, it's easy to miss seeing a bent one. Also check if any thermal paste got into the socket or bottom of CPU. If it's that silver based thermal paste, it can short the CPU out so it won't work properly.

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Okay I will check thank you

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How would I get rid of said thermal paste if it got on to the bottom of the processor or the socket?

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Very Carefully

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Since that looked like Intel on motherboard, it's not too difficult on the bottom of CPU, just some alcohol on paper napkin or smooth cloth like a handkerchief. On "pins" it can be more difficult. You can try canned air, but only if it looks like it won't spread the problem. You could try some vacuum power without touching the pins themselves. Toothpicks help.

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In case of bent pins, new motherboard?

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You are a badass and have been super helpful but if there are bent pins, will check in morning is midnight here, should I buy a new board? This one is a cheap board,GIGABYTE H110M-S2H.
What would you recommend to purchase? I have DDR4 RAM and a 1151 socket

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before that

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just use a pin or tootpick and try to lift the bent ones back up enough to make contact on the CPU contacts. On AMD processors I often use a mechanical pencil over the hair thickness pins to straighten, but Intel "pins" are a bit different and just very careful attempt to put back where they belong. Also make sure you alway line up the CPU to the marks properly, proper corner to the proper socket mark.

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