Need confirmation from someone who replaced their CPU

Discussion in 'Computer Hardware, Devices and Accessories' started by Harsky, Jan 12, 2009.

  1. Harsky
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    Member Harsky Madmin

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    I have a motherboard that's like this:

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    Where the CPU is accessed by lifting a metal pole. One day I decided to practise to see how easy it is to replace it. I put the CPU back in making sure the notches and everything is correct and when I pushed the metal pole down, I heard this unnerving snap noise. Is this meant to be normal? Sorry for such a newbiw question.
     
  2. Cermage

    Member Cermage GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    depending on the snap. it could have just been you locking the cpu to the motherboard.
     

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