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A few weeks ago I experienced a problem with Flash Player causing my laptop to shut down due to overheating as CPU usage spike at the utmost. I notice...
1) Acquiring the correct thermal paste. There are many available thermal paste in Computer stores under $10 but it is important that you acquire the m...
It is important that you have a dismantling experience before proceeding.
After this you may proceed with cleaning the CPU fan. Just insert the damp cotton swab in between the fan to remove dust. Continue until everything is...
Lightly rub the damp cotton swab above the area needed to be cleaned.
Place a very small drop of the thermal paste, no larger than a grain of rice, onto the surface of the central processing unit and graphics processing ...
Restart your laptop and open up a program that monitors voltages, fan speeds and temperatures in computers with hardware monitor chips like SpeedFan. ...
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