Looking at pics of the e, its not an old Dell – but it seems to be very limited in CPU upgradabliltiy. Rich-M , May 2, Either you have a fan directly attached to the CPU or it has a heat-sink and the cooling fan is on the case. Dec 26, Messages: DoubleHelix , May 2, Go here, put in your service tag from sticker on tower and online chat will tell you what processors you can use:

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DoubleHelixMay 2, Rich-MMay 2, You cannot change the cooler fan as chipest instructed in post 4. Well I went down your pat and it sure is mighty confusing but it appears that there is much erroneous info out there and to me all you can use are Pentium 4 cpu’s which may include some early dual core “D” chips, but not Core 2 duos that I can see.

But other than perhaps the cooling fan being changed – you’re stuck with the same CPU. Get a Vantec Stealth fan with 4 connectors which is what Dell should be using.


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Discussion in ‘ Hardware ‘ started by havMar 28, It breaks the flow of the thread and ddell answers being provided to you. They almost certainly limit the motherboards’ ability to be upgraded.

I am completely confused. You’re already at 2. It should help with noise. Jul 22, Messages: Its the cooling fans that do.

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You cannot do that with your machine since it is a BTX form factor motherboard. Click here to join today! But its not a standard PC Obviously, the Pentium D cyipset included in the updates or the poster wouldn’t be running an processor. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.

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Oct 11, Messages: Tech Support Guy is completely free — paid for by advertisers and donations. Do you already have an account? But you’ll have to take it apart and figure out how to remove and replace thefan.


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Rich-MMar 28, f510 Best way to get 4k resolution on my laptop pr0wlerNov 26,in forum: Join overother people just like you! If you want a faster computer, you’re going to have to replace the computer. Mar 28, Messages: There’s little point in contacting Dell to ask what processors would be compatible.

HughvMay 3, If you’re not dwll familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. No, I agree with win2kpro. Go here, put in your service tag from sticker on tower and online chat will tell you what processors you can use: At least GB for Vista.

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