TheRobster
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Ivy Bridge in Latitude E6420 seems to... post?

So I recently upgraded the mobo in my E6420 from the intel hd to the NVS board which left me with a spare board.

Then I had an idea: I have a parts lenovo with an i3-3120m, and the i3 fit in the socket.

So I put the CPU in the Dell board, put a battery on it, turned it on, and it stayed on, it even warmed up!

The only problem is that I was getting no display output, But I think that has more to do w/ the i3 having HD 4000 rather than HD 3000.

Any insights on this would be helpful.

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