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Hey guys, ive just received my Foxconn 590 sli board today and im having some trouble. I need to put my Big Typhoon on the motherboard but im having difficulty. There is a bracket on the back of the board which supports the CPU i think. The thing is, i dont know how to take it off. There are nuts stuck onto it and this stops me from connecting the cooler because the bolts that came with my big typhoon are too long.

Anyone had this board and managed to solve it?


I can post a picture or 2 if needed. Any help would be great. =]

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could you take pictures? im not sure what you are referring too.
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Sorry. Disregard this thread.!

It was just because they were new holes and they needed to be worn in. Ive put the cooler on fine and im all connected. Im impressed that i didnt have to reinstall anything or windows. i just booted up and it all worked!. Normally you have to reinstall the OS when you swap motherboards.

Thanks for the reply anyway.
    
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you should still format or at least repair the OS. It may function but its definitly not in good shape and you will have problems down the line
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