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Old 02-28-2008, 07:31 PM   #11 (permalink)
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no no errors that i can tell but the board is scorching to touch...

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Old 02-28-2008, 07:36 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Then don't touch it.

Really, if it's not shutting down, freezing, programs erroring out or otherwise screwing up, don't worry about it.

Just start putting money aside for new mobo and cpu if anything happens.

And remember to have back ups of all important data.

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Old 02-28-2008, 08:01 PM   #13 (permalink)
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all i have to say is buy new fans, replace old fans, and are you playing games on higher settings then your computer can handle, because that could be the problem as well

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Old 02-28-2008, 09:16 PM   #14 (permalink)
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yeah i guess ill start saving for something new just incase...

k again... computer has not overheated while gaming... only happens while performing non cpu intense tasks and idleing...
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Btw wanted to add 100F is not that hot for a HDD, just to let you know don't have to worry about your HDD
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Old 02-29-2008, 02:58 PM   #16 (permalink)
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If the pc doesnt shut down, youre fine.
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I would say that temps a dud, i know prescotts run hot but that hot?

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