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have to replace quad core processor but have am3 dual core

When doing a clean up of my desktop hardware I accidently put the quad core processor in the wrong way and bent many pins. I have an extra dual core processor that will work. What will I need to do to make sure my system runs smoothly?

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Just make sure it is put in correctly and it should work fine. Try to bend back the old CPU pins to see if they will go back into place.

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