10. Remove the new microprocessor from the protective cover that protects the gold contacts on the
bottom of the new microprocessor. Do not touch the pins on the microprocessor socket and the gold
contacts on the bottom of the new microprocessor.
Figure 90. Do not touch the pins
11. Note the orientation of the new microprocessor. Hold the new microprocessor by its edges and align
on it with the tabs
microprocessor straight down into the microprocessor socket.
Note: The small triangle
indicator. The new microprocessor is in the correct orientation when this indicator faces the beveled
of the microprocessor socket.
Figure 91. Installing the microprocessor
in the microprocessor socket. Then, carefully lower the new
on one corner of the new microprocessor is the microprocessor orientation