I have recently just upgraded my e8400 to q8400 and when i do the IDPT test the Brandstring fials pleas help me and my computer thinks its a dual core but its a aquad
Intel Core 2 quad q8400 2.6 ghz
Windows 7 Pro
80 gb HDD
Gt 710(bit over kill)
How do i fix?
Do you know if your motherboard BIOS supports the q8400?
if so, did you upgrade the BIOS prior to installing the q8400?
An upgrade processor must be socket, BIOS, and chipset compatible.
Check with your motherboard manufacturer to see if the q8400 is supported on their bios.