Microcode update Error ?

By Arkumzz
Apr 29, 2013
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  1. Hellow guys again ,, hello the best website ever !!!
    I jus wanna ask about something ,, Earlier I mentioned something about upgrading my processor to core 2 duo ,, now ive done that but when ever I start my computer ,, this msg shows up !
    """ 1801 - microcode update Error
    Missing or invalid processor microcode update. please contact hewlett-packard company for a new microcode update to support the new processor stepping """
    Any help ?
    HP compaq dx7300 microtower is my pc and Intel core 2 duo E4500 @2.20GHz is the new processor.
    Many thanks in advance
  2. stonarda

    stonarda TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 180   +17

    Have you tried contacting HP concerning it?
  3. Cobalt006

    Cobalt006 TechSpot Maniac Posts: 1,755   +164

    Stonarda is right. Anytime you do any type upgrade to hp motherboards. Its best to contact their support. Their products are most usely coded. In other words their is no way to enter the bios and change settings for upgrades.


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