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I was in the process of building two X58SO motherboards. One was the Extreme series along with two l7 again one was the highest version.

MMaio5
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Got distracted and not sure which processor got in the extreme machine. Extreme machine won’t boot regular ran fine then started overheating.

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AlHill
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Let us start with compatible processors: Here is a list of compatible processors for your board.

https://www.intel.com/content/dam/support/us/en/documents/boardsandkits/desktop-boards/DX58SO.pdf

 

Now, which processors did you use? If they are not on this list, there is problem #1.

 

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