Do you have to take off motherboard to install cpu cooler?

Answer All you should have to do is remove the existing cooler and its electrical connection.Then, install fresh thermal paste, install the new cooler and plug it in.The motherboard does not get moved.

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Will this cpu cooler work on this motherboard?

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