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I bought a mother board and there is nothing to hold in my CPU What do I need to buy so I can lock it in? The mother board looks like this... http://www.amazon.co.uk/Crosshair-Formula-Z-Motherb…
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2y, 2m agoPosted 2 years, 2 months ago
I bought a mother board and there is nothing to hold in my CPU What do I need to buy so I can lock it in?

The mother board looks like this...

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Crosshair-Formula-Z-Motherboard-PCI-Express-SupremeFX/dp/B008RPZ3RA/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1420031224&sr=8-8&keywords=motherboard

When I should have something like this...

http://www.amazon.co.uk/P8Z77-V-Motherboard-CrossFireX-Intelligent-Processors/dp/B007KZQE7Q/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1420031224&sr=8-2&keywords=motherboard

I hope i've made sense and that you can help me
Thanks
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2y, 2m agoPosted 2 years, 2 months ago
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The first motherboard is a AMD socket the second is an INTEL. If you've bought the first and have an INTEL cpu you'll have to return the board and order the correct one. You can't adapt it.

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of there is no socket check your board is not damaged, upload pictures.
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The first motherboard is a AMD socket the second is an INTEL. If you've bought the first and have an INTEL cpu you'll have to return the board and order the correct one. You can't adapt it.
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take pictures of your actual kit would help us a lot better.

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