Re: RE: CPU Upgrade Problems?
Did the upgrade and updated the BIOS. Reactivation was not necessary. Got a 5.9 rating on
my Vista machine! Have only one problem with an External USB hard drive which I'm trying
=?Utf-8?B?RHdhcmY=?= <Dwarf@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Hi wf4b,
> Providing your motherboard can accept this type of processor, there should
> be no problems. However, you may need to check for a BIOS update - check with
> the motherboard manufacturer's website for details andremember that updating
> your BIOS is a risky business that could potentially leave you with a dead
> motherboard (update at your own risk). The other problem that you might
> encounter is that you would need to reactivate - this would have to be done
> on the phone as you are unlikely to be able to do it online. If you have to
> do it by phone, be aware that the first time you do it you will fail, but if
> you stay on the line you will be put through to an operator who will be able
> to assist you.
> "email@example.com" wrote:
> > I am running Vista Ultimate with Intel Core duals and an ASUS P5B motherboard. I am
> > to upgrade to quads. What problems am I likley to encounter?