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is there a better way to cool my computer? Answered

I was given, a few years back, a compaq armada 7400. my brother took it apart (because he accidentally hit it with a sledgehammer and damaged the scroll knob mouse thing - don't ask) and decided that this "wire" was unnecessary. he proceeded to cut this wire. turns out, it was the heatsink. so, now I need to know- what is the quickest, dirtiest way to cool my crappy laptop? I want to make it a digital picture frame.



Best Answer 9 years ago

Fit a big heatsink, or see if it will underclock? L

Try a laptop stand or a cooling pad. These can reduce your temperature by 10 degrees

put it in the fridge water cool it or just re-solder the wire