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Windows 7: Changing just motherboard

12 Jul 2015   #1
dorian hawkmoon

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 
Changing just motherboard

I want to change my current motherboard without changing other components. What is the best way to go about this (steps, I mean)? I want to upgrade to Gigabyte's GA-970A-DS3P motherboard (I won't overclock BTW), which is the only option at this budget available at my local dealer's. Any opinions about the board and steps to upgrade?


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12 Jul 2015   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
I'd say the first step is to get a new oem/ system builders copy of win-7
The other is tied to the other mobo

Although changing out or upgrading a mother board may seem like a simple thing a lot of components might not be compatible most likely the cpu and ram will have to be upgraded as well.
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12 Jul 2015   #3
dorian hawkmoon

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

Customers of the new mobo are saying the Cpu is compatible. I'm giving the link to the official site here (http://www.gigabyte.in/products/product-page.aspx?pid=5216#dl)
I'm planning to buy a new OEM Win 7 (Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (OEM) (DVD): Amazon.in: Software)
I am also attaching a Cpu-z system summary to point out exact components.


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