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While they did not seem to cover the issue of installing a second CPU into the machine in the official documentation (except to mention that the warrenty did not cover any Running on windows xp-x64 and motherboard model is in the first post. FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. is under the bottom center of the fan in the image above... http://webadapt.org/solved/solved-win-2k-shares-in-win-9x.php

Hdd detectd in bios. logainofhadesSep 10, 2013, 9:55 PM ftp://ftp.dell.com/Manuals/all-products/esuprt_desktop/esuprt_dell_precision_workstation/precision-690_user%27s%20guide_en-us.pdf logainofhadesSep 10, 2013, 10:02 PM Are you looking in task manager to see how many CPU's windows is reporting? but when I boot to it, it does not detect a hdd. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About

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anyway I decided to run super fdisk to correct my partion table. JD2 jdeber2, Jan 19, 2001 #1 Reuel Miller Joined: Feb 17, 1999 Messages: 1,821 Greetings Ok, I went to the IBM web site to get more information (BTW, thanks for Hello again, If some of you remember I recently had some problems which resulted in me reformatting my computer.

Do reply with results. samuri1983Sep 10, 2013, 9:51 PM I read that as well thanks USAFRet. so yeah. You may want to make sure this is plugged in along with the 4 pin CPU.

The time now is 01:45 AM. Only 1 Processor Showing In Task Manager And could it be the motherboard? 'Cause it detects SATA 2 just fine, being the DvD player. UDMA cables have color coded connections which require proper orientation when connecting. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2253403/bios-detects-upgraded-cpu-windows.html Can anyone explain why my fan stopped working?

there is certainly no driver for a CPU fan. A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. Results 1 to 7 of 7 Thread: 2nd Cpu... Should Bios Recognize?

Only 1 Processor Showing In Task Manager

poochee replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:44 PM News from the web #3 poochee replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:39 PM Playing guitar ekim68 replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:32 PM Still finalizing the installers and makin tee shirts for release.. Windows Not Recognizing New Cpu Report • #12 Dude375 April 15, 2012 at 18:51:09 @gretti: All the computer tab says is: "Advanced Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) PC". Cpuz I run speed fan to monitor temps and it only shows one processor and what not...

It is all sorted now and both CPU's are running smoothly thanks to the help of Vini a Tech support worker from Dell. http://webadapt.org/solved/solved-down-hard.php If the Hard Drive is still not detected follow the next step. 6. Is this beacause it is and older machine. As for what DIMM Slots to have the Ram in to have both processors working, if you have 2x2GB RAM place one in DIMM Slot 1 and the second in DIMM

If possible, check the Hard Drive by connecting it to another computer. works like a charm all processors show up, no re install needed Herr_KoosOct 28, 2010, 5:30 PM Cool stuff.. Get the answer Best answer vbgApr 14, 2014, 1:33 PM ISSUE RESOLVED! http://webadapt.org/solved/solved-win-2k-networking.php This is an old board, so I am not 100% sure, but in the current gen board, you absolutely need the 2nd CPU power connector in order power the 2nd CPU

wbrook, Aug 28, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 2 Views: 233 flavallee Aug 28, 2016 Thread Status: Not open for further replies. This 1.3GB is not missing it has been taken by your computer for "HARDWARE INTERFACE" which means it is beening used for the 2 CPU's to work together. I flashed the BIOS but msconfig still won't let me use the second core.

Well, my HDD is starts with the BIOS logo, then came to Windows XP logo, but suddenly restart after the end of Windows XP logo.

Can't find your answer ? It's like you bought it from them but they want to control what you do to it.There may be a setting in the bios to tell the motherboard to use two It says: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU E2160. praise Christ!

And then after CHKDSK is finish, I replace the SATA cable with the new and try to re-boot it after I change BIOS for this HDD as 1st boot, seems run If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. {Solved} - 2nd CPU; Should Bios Recognize? Thank You in advance. check over here ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter.

I quickly removed the case cover worried that my cpu will overheat.. my apologize to luke sorry if that came out a bit harsh, i've been quite frustrated recently about all the problems this computers been having considering it's only been 6 months Neither the BIOS or OS will recognize my second HDD (Maxtor 200GB SATA) from my old pc. Your hard drive may appear as "not Initialized.” If your old hard drive was used in IDE mode but now you are now using AHCI mode that could also be a

the culprit was a bluetooth radio. solved installing second hard drive and second cd/dvd in dell xps 8700 nothing showing up anywhere how can i get my sound card showing up again it was added to my If the Hard Drive is detected, one of the SATA ports on the motherboard is bad. Report • #21 Dude375 April 17, 2012 at 18:10:45 I decided to follow my instincts and went ahead and used the DevCon utility and followed all the instructions.

All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… 01-19-2001,11:16 AM #1 jdeber2 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Geek Disciple Join Date Jan Before taking the PC to my local computer guy I thought I'd try one last thing. You should also have a backup of your data anyway.

When I connect it to the new pc the OS will not boot up it goes in to repair mode.I put the drive back in the old pc and it works do I have to do something for my pc to recognize it? You don't happen to know if I need to physically do anything on the board during installation (jumper, dip switch, voltage regulator, etc...) Or even know where I could find installation Get the answer dEAneOct 20, 2010, 6:36 PM May I ask the motherboard brand and version of Windows?

Report • #8 Dude375 April 15, 2012 at 13:18:15 @HopperRox: Unfortunately, no.