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Are CPU coolers for LGA 775 compatible with LGA 1155 CPUs?

I have a fancy CPU cooler for my older LGA 775 Intel CPU. I want to upgrade to an LGA 1155, including a new motherboard and RAM. Would I be able to re-use the CPU cooler? Or would I need a new one ...
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Recommended CPU upgrade for Dell Vostro 220 with Intel E7300 processor?

I've got a Dell Vostro 220 with an E7300 processor (Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.66Mhz, LGA775 socket) and I'm thinking about upgrading my processor so I can run Windows Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V, which ...
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Upgrading CPU for Dell XPS 410

Is it OK to install an Intel® - Core™2 Duo E7500 Processor E7500 into a Dell XPS 410? It has a socket LGA 775 and 1066 MHz bus. Edit (from comment): I currently have an Intel Core 2 4300 installed in ...
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Core 2 Duo Processor E8400 with LGA 755 socket?

The motherboard on my PC (Dell XPS 410) has socket LGA 755 and according to the box on this processor I have, says it requires a motherboard with socket LGA 775. Will this processor work on the 755 ...
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What are the biggest, best CPUs that support Physical Address Extension?

I'm looking for a CPU that will support PAE and fit into an LGA775 socket. This combination of technology is very much preferred for my current server hardware/software setup. My priorities in ...