cpu upgrade

  sirduke 22:06 06 Jan 2006

hi all
i have a msi ms-6533 motherboard with a 2.2 celeron processor skt478, i have bought a new celeron (D) 2.53 for the faster fsb 533 rather than the 400 i had,i have also changed ddr from pc2100 to pc2700 problem is when i fit new processer system powers up but thats all and i have to unplug to shut down
any help would be most appreciated

  Skills 22:38 06 Jan 2006

Heres the specifications for your motherboard click here Im afraid that it doesnt support a 533 FSB speed so it wont support your new processor.

  PaulB2005 22:42 06 Jan 2006

Celeron D (Prescott, FSB533, L2 Cache 256KB)

CPU: Celeron D 325 (2.53GHz)
FSB: 533
Supported?: NO

  sirduke 07:24 07 Jan 2006

thank you
i have a msi ms6714 board all i need to find out now is how to swap boards without reloading windows
thanks again

  PaulB2005 08:51 07 Jan 2006

Probably not advisable.

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