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Old 01-09-2009, 08:58 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Default Re: Advice changing CPU cooler

Use a coffee filter and isopropyl alcohol to clean the CPU.

To install new paste, put a small blob (about the size of a BB) in the center of the CPU, then apply the heatsink. For quad cores, use a blob about the size of two BB's.

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