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Upgrading CPU not booting BIOS

RK80546PG0801M / NE80546PG0801M CPU upgrading 2.4
I have cleared CMOS and updated to version 1 Bios latest although will not allow me to update to latest version 2 Bios

Computer will not boot bios. Powers on and monitor stays asleep also PWR LED not on

I am pretty sure this new CPU is a good fit see model number for specs

Thanks

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  • lowblowmusic Feb 06, 2008

    upgrading cpu, flashed bios
    aopen MX4SGVI-4DN2 motherboard
    new cpu intel P4 3.0Ghz 478 socket 800 fsb/1MB/HT

    computer boots fine with old CPU

    No POST or beep with new

  • andi n.
    andi n. May 11, 2010

    can you be more specific please?you already did the bios update?how did you made it?fleshing the bios or from dos mode with bootable cd?give me more information about the mainboard and the processor.(model and manufacturer)
    the computer is totally dead or not?
    thanks

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Key Features
Form Factor Micro ATX
Compatibility PC
Chipset Intel 865GV
Compatible Processors Intel Pentium 4
Front Side Bus Speed 800 MHz
Technical Features
Integrated Input/Output Ports USB 1.1 x 4 • Serial Port x 1 • RJ45 Lan Port x 1 • PS/2 Mouse x 1 • PS/2 Keyboard x 1 • Parallel Port (ECP/EPP/SPP) x 1 • Floppy Port x 1
Expansion Slots PCI x 3
Storage Controller Type(s) Serial ATA x 2, DMA/ATA-100 (Ultra) x 2
South Bridge Chip Intel ICH5
Processor
Socket Type Socket 478
Max supported CPUs qty 1
Memory
Number of Memory Slots 4 x DIMMs
Supported RAM speeds 400 MHz
Max Supported RAM 4 GB





so this is the board..no doubt that the cpu fits and is a good choice for you.
however,if the old one works fine and this one ,even if it is new,does not wiork,the only rational conclusion is that this one is malfunctioning ,maybe from the factory,or maybe one of the pins doesnt make a real contact.
check very attentive the integrity of the pins and of the cpu socket in the motherboard.
there are also some cases that the motherboard doesnt support the high Frequence of the new processor,but that was a problem for the old PCs..I doubt you have it with your motherboard.
I suggest you to bring it back and to ask for a replacement,or at least go with it to  a specialised cervice and let them check it.
sorry for not beeing a huge help to you,so dont rate my answer if you dont feel to..
bye bye and good luck..keep me up to date with your situation
bye

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