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Windows 7: A few questions on Installing liquid cooling to my computer.

12 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
A few questions on Installing liquid cooling to my computer.

So I now have the money to buy myself liquid cooling for my computer. However, I have a few questions about installing it. My first question is, Do I have to remove the old thermal paste? The second one is, Does anyone have any recommended cooling kits? I'm thinking about using this cooling kit.

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12 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider

The answer to your first question is yes, always remove the old paste and apply new. That is a decent cooler, the 920 is probably better, the Corsair H80 and H100 should get some consideration too.
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12 Jan 2013   #3

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Windows 7 Ultimate 64

This is a great cleaning kit, add a supply of clean Q-Tips and you are ready to clean all surfaces. You may also want to consider removing the pre-installed thermal compound if so applied and install a premium thermal paste.
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13 Jan 2013   #4

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

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 A few questions on Installing liquid cooling to my computer.

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