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Question

New CPU broke PC

Jul 4, 2019 4:07PM PDT

I recently bought a new cpu from the store, and when I plugged it all in and turned the computer on, all of the lights and fans worked, but nothing showed up on the monitor. If there is anything I can do, please tell me. Thank you

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The usual next step.
Jul 4, 2019 4:24PM PDT

Go back to what worked.

Some PCs DEMAND (as in not optional) that the BIOS be current to accept a CPU on the machine's CPU SUPPORT LIST. But here we have no make, model and BIOS version to work with.

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Buy Intel
Jul 6, 2019 9:02AM PDT

Is this CPU from AMD? If it is, i am not surprised
Return to the store this and buy a normal one