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Old 10-30-2007, 08:44 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Well to check and see if your fans are exhausting or intaking, take a tissue paper and put it in front of the fan. That way you'll know that your fan is blowing the correct way so the air circulation won't be disrupted.
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Old 10-31-2007, 04:48 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I think his main problem is just that he has his PC in a hole. You put it no your desk or something where there is cool air and a place for the heat to escape you should be fine.
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Old 10-31-2007, 06:48 AM   #13 (permalink)
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i also live in australia and have experienced same prob. i have to down clock my cpu sum to get reasonable temps. i would say it got to with ur room temp which plays a vital part in operating temps. if ur room is in direct sight with the suns axis thing it can be really bad even if u got shutters. try cooling ur room
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