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URGENT HELP NEEDED... INSTALLING 990X CHIP

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I changed my chip from 905 to 990x put water block on... and all computer starts.. screen doesnt turn on just keep flashing... what did i do wrong?
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Did you reset / clear the CMOS?
You will either :
A) Press a CLEAR CMOS button on the motherboard
B) use something metal (screwdriver) to short circuit two CLEAR CMOS prongs on the motherboard.
C) Remove the CMOS battery for 30 seconds

Every motherboard is a bit different.

TL:DR
Clear your CMOS
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ahhh.. so this is what is causing my non bootup....
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where the cap of pins i need to switch over?! which ones r they?
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