Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Replacing the processor on Dimension 3000

\015 I am trying to restore my desktop dimension 3000 after giving up on motherboard upgrade as it was costing beyond my budget for it. Problem is I dont quite remember the orientation in which the processor is supposed to go; because the CPU with Heatsink is sort of clamped down, I am not able to tell which was it would go. Also, I would very much appreciate if someone could tell me if there is a picture of a fully cabled 3000 motherboard just to make sure I put every thing back in correctly. Thanks in advance for your advice.\015

Answers :

Here is a link to the Dell field service manual. I find that these drawings are usually good enough to get me going.
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim3000/en/SM/parts.htm#wp1043338
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