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I'm working a hp m370n and i up dated the bios and it restartedand a error can up and said the new CPU i installed is not supported on this PC .and then it powers done and that is as far is it will go please help

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Have you done research to see if the CPU is actually supported? I will be inclined to believe that the CPU will not work in this particular desktop.

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a very obsolete PC, in fact HP retired, support.
no problem really but makes getting books on it harder... facts...

  1. so did you make sure all fans work? and stay on,
  2. does the DVD drive eject button work
  3. does the keyboard caps/num/scroll locks LED toggle, when pressed
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the date you bought this PC is not important , the date it was made maters only....
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