Would a Xeon 7120M work on this machine? It's the same socket (604). I'm concerned with BIOS support for dual core processors (I've flashed the A03 BIOS, which seems to be the latest).
on 11/05/2012 – Made popular on 11/05/2012
Upgraded to Win7 Pro x64 from Home Premium x64 (Anytime Upgrade online), specifically to add second identical physical dual-core Xeon processor.
BIOS only shows one CPU in socket 0.
Win 7 Pro only shows the 2 original cores.
Per recommendations on a Microsoft forum, I used MSCONFIG and EasyBCD v2.2 to "force" Windows to look for more cores...
I'm new to hosting, and I got my first server a couple of days ago, and am having troubles.
I'm trying to boot Ubuntu Server 12.04 from a USB Device I have, and when I attempt to boot, I get "Boot Error"
Following a guide I saw ( http://www.planetmy.com/blog/how-to-configure-dell-server-bios-boot-from... ) I made sure USB's are enabled with BIOS support and it boots with the USB.
It seems to r