Having problems with your Dell Dimension C521 PC Desktop ?

AMD ATHLON X2 2.9GHZ 2.0MB CACHE SOCKET AM3

\015 I UPGRADED MY DELL DIMENSION C521 DESKTOP PROCESSOR TO AMD ATHLON X2 2.9GHZ 2.0MB CACHE SOCKET AM3.WHEN I BOOT UP THE SYSTEM I OBSERVE A SOLID AMBER POWER LIGHT AND IT DOES NOT PASS THE DELL BIOS SCREEN AT BOOT-UP. I DON'T KNOW IF THE MOTHERBOARD SUPPORTS THIS CPU. THE MANUAL FOR MY SYSTEM TELLS ME THE MAX UPGRADE I AM ATHLONX2\015

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Check Dells link, tells you all Tech specs to upgrade to.
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\015\012http://www.dell.com/us/en/dfh/desktops/dimen_c521/pd.aspx?refid=dimen_c521&s=dfh&cs=22&~tab=specstab
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