Solved How to avoid the CPU is burned?

October 31, 2013 at 02:51:06
Specs: Windows 7, AMD E-450 APU
Excessive heat causes the CPU thermal grease poor.Cause the data can not be recovered.Computer may automatically shut down,Or can not shut down properly.

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October 31, 2013 at 10:37:18
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"Excessive heat causes the CPU thermal grease poor"

Wrong! Thermal paste that's not applied correctly causes the CPU to overheat. And if the CPU gets hot enough, it WILL shutdown the system to prevent itself from burning out. It does NOT prevent data from being recovered - the hard drive can always be removed & the data recovered by connecting it to another working system if necessary. But the easiest fix would be to make sure the thermal paste & heatsink are properly installed.

Find the thermal paste application instructions for your CPU using the following:

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November 1, 2013 at 16:34:29
Yeah you need to brush up on your cpu technology cpu's don't burn up from overheating anymore since all of them have thermal monitoring that will shut the cpu down if it gets tooo hot. they haven't done that since the Pentium 3 and Athlon xp days. The only way you can burn up a cpu now of days is if it gets over volted via power surge or manually over-adjusting the vcore.

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