Public Service Announcement:
While some of you might have significant others, most of you probably could care less, February is the month of LOVE!
Show your computer some love by tenderly undressing it and exploring it's insides- cleaning as you go
Get yourself a Vacuum, Compressed Air, old toothbrushes and some Arctic Silver!
Re-seat your ram, clean your vents and filters.
For god's sake, at the very minimum clear out your heat sink!
Let your processor go topless and breathe a breath of fresh air while you clean the mating surfaces and ensure maximum heat transfer into the sink.
Or you can end up like me and overtemping your processor to +90C and bringing your lovely machine to it's knees. I cooked the old thermal pad D:
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