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Old 01-03-2008, 01:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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today i just dusted out my pc and O MAN does it make a drifference!!! just took it outside and used a can of air to spray it. i went from my temps for everything at 91,95,97,84 (Ferenheit) to 79, 84, 82, 63(ferenheit) So if your pc is hot, just dust it! amazing results!!!
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Old 01-03-2008, 01:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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what are your specs?
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Old 01-03-2008, 02:59 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Too put it bluntly.....DUH
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Old 01-03-2008, 03:01 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Heh, at least thats one thing good about upgrading constantly, nothing stays in the machine long enough to build up dust.
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Old 01-03-2008, 04:26 PM   #5 (permalink)
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This is getting stickied right???
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Old 01-03-2008, 04:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I think this should be stickied as a PC maintenance guide.
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Old 01-03-2008, 11:08 PM   #7 (permalink)
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vaanish my specs are:
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Old 01-03-2008, 11:30 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Yes, I do dust of my PC so often..and makes difference..
It's also a very good idea to clean heat sink once or twice a year..
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I clean my Zalman every other month makes a difference. LOL at thread maker.
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Last time i had my heatsink out, it had half of a cat stuck in it. I dont see how these animals shed so much when its only 60F in my apt.
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