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Old 02-02-2006, 02:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Need your help guys,

My PC gets pretty hot (very hot to the touch),
can't tell you how hot it gets as my BIOS
doesn't support any temp monitoring programs.

Whats the best way to cool the entire PC?
(something not too difficult to install, as
I'm a bit of a noob)

Thanks for your help.


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Old 02-02-2006, 08:54 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Some more specs would be nice, but water cooling is good but expensive. A new case with more fans and a new heatsink and fan may work too.

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- Aftermarket Heat Sink and Fan
- Intake fans in the front of the case
- Exhaust fans on the back of the Case

- You want to circulate as much air as possible.
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what specifically is hot? are u touching ur cpu heatsink and saying its hot or what. give us ur specs of the computer, maybe a picture of the insides might be good too.
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