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i was just woundering if anybody had any ideas on home to keep my
laptop cool, as when the computer has a high load on it in becomes
hot, and the case becomes hot around the mousepad?

i have a mesh computer pegasus64:

apart from mines a amd 64 3200+

thanks lee

Re: cooling

On 22 Feb 2005 02:48:59 -0800, (lee) wrote:

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Well, A64 are heavily advertised as being "cool & quiet," where is
this thing???  Alas, this HAS to be impremented by the motherboard
vendor, just like the old thermal shutdown, which not all vendors did.

Hopefully your did, and u can find a BIOS setting that will let you
throttle things down when idle. Read: BIOS power management setting.

Otherwise that's what happends when one gets the latest&greatest.

Re: cooling

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The solution to keep laptop cool on heavy load could be:

Re: cooling

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Get one of these - they really do work

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I use this with my AMD 2500XPm, 9600 ATI GPU, and it runs far cooler with
this device sitting underneath.


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