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new CPU troubles

I am putting in my new i5 processor when this happend. When I pulled away that wasn't me turning off the PC it just did that on its owThe Vidn

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Clarification Request
What is it?

In reply to: new CPU troubles

You didn't share much about the PC, CPU. I've seen that when the CPU isn't on the support list.

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My bad

In reply to: What is it?

The socket type is a LGA 1151 and so is the processor. The processor is a i5 7600k, the motherboard is a GIGABYTE H110M-S2H

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Link says you need BIOS F20 to use that CPU.

In reply to: My bad

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No I didn't

In reply to: Link says you need BIOS F20 to use that CPU.

How would I do that?

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You have to do it when it is working.

In reply to: No I didn't

Otherwise you know what the issue is.

I can't guess what you have now but go back to what worked, get the BIOS upgrade done and then swap CPUs.

-> Remember that Windows can fail due to this change so be ready for a clean install.

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In reply to: You have to do it when it is working.

Right now I have an Intel i3 6100, so I put the old i3 back in and it's working so step by step what should I do?

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No step by step on this one. Here's why.

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Since there is a chance the maker will change the instructions I and other moderators never write how to update a BIOS. We must defer to the motherboard maker and their instructions.

We're not trying to be awful or mean, it's just that you must follow their instructions. If the instructions are bum, be sure to tell them so.

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