where can i find the serial number on a core duo processor

i am trying to find the serial number for a core duo processor i just paid for and its not working.
but i cant seem to figure out where the serial number is. Can anyone help me?
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midi152Commented:
usually its on the bar code on the box it came in
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midi152Commented:
"belarc advisor"  is another option. it gives you every detail you want to know about your computer. the trial version will work just fine for this as well.
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MarkCommented:
Belarc won't work if the CPU isn't able to run the computer.
What do you mean by serial number.
There is a box or OEM order code http://www.intel.com/support/processors/core2duo/sb/CS-023098.htm
Then there is the SPEC number which should be stamped on the heatsink die of the CPU
This pic shows the SPEC number SL9S7
core2duo.jpg
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MarkCommented:
I misread the Q, here is a pic of the CoreDuo with SPEC number SL9DN written on the black section of the CPU

coreduuo.JPG
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