Putting thermal paste on a cpu?

Answer You have to put thermal paste between the CPU and the heatsink / fan combination on most modern CPUs - they simply produce too much heat to transfer with strictly metal-on-metal conduction; you nee... Read More »

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What do I do after applying thermal paste to GPU?

if your gpu is overheating its probably because you do not have good airflow or enough airflow in the case, if you are hacking on the gpu you need to put on an thin-thin almost see-through laver o... Read More »

Can I make my own cpu thermal paste?

try using a penny... but it may not be safe

Is it ok if some thermal paste oozed out from beside the CPU?

HelloYou shold not be worry if your thermal paste is not conductive."Meaning that is not made using metal" as a cooling method such as Artic silver 5. IF you us a silicon or ceramic base thermal pa... Read More »

How to Apply Thermal Paste?

Anytime you use heatsink on a CPU (central processing unit) or a video card, you always have to apply thermal paste. Even though applying thermal paste is a very easy process, it is extremely impor... Read More »