Socket 775 motherboard = support all kinds of socket 775 CPUs?

Answer Yes, when a motherboard lists specific chips on their specification sheet, that's it. Don't assume that it will take the Core 2 Extreme. Check the required clock speed range, as well as the FSB ... Read More »

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Is it safe for me to plug a 4 socket surge protecter into a 2 socket stabilizer?

well seeing your not a blonde it should be safe !

The electrical plug socket has stopped working in the utility room . I've replaced the socket but ....?

Any chance it's on a separate fuse from the others? Check (carefully!) that power is getting to the wiring at the back of the socket

Is a Pentium 4 Willamette Socket 478 compatible with a Prescott Socket 478?

The Pentium 4 Willamette was designed for use in Socket 423 (also called Socket W) motherboards; however, it is compatible with Prescott Socket 478 architecture. The Socket 478 standard was based o... Read More »

What is a socket on a motherboard?

The central processing unit (CPU) connects to a motherboard via the socket. A socket contains hundreds of holes for the pins on the bottom of the CPU. The holes supply power to the CPU via the pins... Read More »