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Created On: 02/18/2012 06:51 PM
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 02/18/2012 06:51 PM
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jtschif
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I recently attempted putting in a new 6 core am3+ processor into my motherboard. After carefully putting it in, there was no display. So I put my old back one and it ran a little slow so I restarted my computer. As on now its runs fine but on battlefield 3 it "studders." Every few seconds I get a split second lag spike which makes it unplayable. Can anyone identify a problem? And is there a reason why my pc would not boot with the new cpu? Thanks.
 02/22/2012 12:11 PM
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SlayerX
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Have you checked to see if your motherboard supports the FX-6100?

Did you clear the CMOS before installing the new cpu and again when you put the old one back in?

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 02/23/2012 05:17 AM
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and if it says it supports the chip make sure your running the bios that is recommended. i mad this mistake at fisrt but after flashing to right bios its all good .but with that said ya should really do as slayer x said and check with the companys site and make sure its am3+ compatable .

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