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CPU check

Discussion in 'Tech Support' started by Snipes0990, 4 Jun 2007.

  1. Snipes0990

    Snipes0990 What's a Dremel?

    4 Oct 2005
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    I have an athlon 64 4200x2 and managed to drop it while leaving a lan party, when i powered the system up i got nothing but a solid hdd activity light and not post or post codes, then after about 25sec the comp would shut off, i reset the bios and got it to stay on though still no post, so i went out to get a new board just to see if my other hardware worked and everything checks out, my ram is all recognized and working, as is my cpu but i am looking for a program to thoroughly check my cpu to make sure there is absolutely no damage, doe such a program exist or should i just be happy that the system is running stable and assume that everything is alright. thanks for the help
  2. Amon

    Amon inch-perfect

    1 Jun 2007
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    There's no software that can check the physical condition of your processor. Did you bend any contact pins? I'm not sure if the processor would suffer internal damage from dropping it on a mild surface, unless it were on cement or ceramic tile.
  3. mctigger

    mctigger What's a Dremel?

    11 Feb 2007
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    maybe just me, but was it the just the cpu you dropped? cos the way i read it, it sounds like it was the whole system u dropped? i am extremely tired, so this maybe why im thinking this.lol

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