Installation and Integration for LGA1155 Socket-based Intel® Desktop Processors

Last Reviewed: 31-Aug-2017
Article ID: 000005716

These documents and videos apply to the following Intel® Desktop Processors:  

  • Intel® Core™ i7-3xxx and i7-2xxx Desktop Processor series
  • Intel® Core™ i5-3xxx and i5-2xxx Desktop Processor series
  • Intel® Core™ i3-2xxx and i3-32xx Desktop Processor series
  • Intel® Pentium® G8xx / G6xx and G2xxx Desktop Processor series
  • Intel® Celeron® G5xx / G4xx and G16xx Processor series

Visit Intel® Processor Installation Center for information on other desktop processors.

Content Description

Processor and fan-heatsink integration video (LGA1155 LGA1156)

Shows the processor and fan-heatsink integration and removal process.

How to install the Intel® Thermal Solution BXRTS2011LC in an LGA1155 socket

Installation procedures for the Intel® Thermal Solution BXRTS2011LC liquid-cooled thermal solution in an LGA1155 socket.

Resetting boxed processor fan-heatsink fasteners/pushpins

Includes step-by-step instructions to reseat the fan-heatsink pushpins.

How to apply Thermal Interface Material (TIM)

Covers the application and removal of thermal interface material for desktop processors.

System Thermal Management

Describes thermal management and tips on achieving good system airflow.
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Installation and integration of LGA1150-based processors
Installation and integration of LGA1156-based processors
Intel® Desktop Processor support resources