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6000pro CPU upgrade Microcode

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Hi,

 

i have a 6000pro that i upgrade the cpu from a e8400 to a Q6600 but at boot shows error 1801 - microcode update error, is there anyone that could provide the bios update that i need to remove this error, i already did this two updates sp51181.exe and sp46973.exe  but it doesnt seems to works, any help please.

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6000pro CPU upgrade Microcode

Hi:

 

According to the quickspecs for your PC, the Q6600 is not a supported processor.  See page 8.

 

http://static.highspeedbackbone.net/pdf/HP_Compaq_6000_Pro_Desktop_PC_QuickSpecs.pdf

 

If you updated the BIOS and microcode and you are still getting the microcode error, then that is why.

 

Microcode updates can't fix an unsupported processor microcode error.

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