Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question

fitting e4300 retail??

Last response: in Systems
June 11, 2007 4:00:43 PM

can someone please help me on bit. i got an e4300 with an asus p5n-esli motherboard. the chip is retail and for time being im using stock heatsink and thermal paste. at the bottom of the intel heatsink is 3 strips of thermal paste would i just place the cpu in and then place the heat sink on top or is there something else i do.

also can someone give me alink to a guide on how to put togherhter a core2 duo pc as the ones i can find are old. will help if it has pictures

More about : fitting e4300 retail

June 11, 2007 4:12:22 PM

first, read the manuals... everything should be fine then ! 8)
June 11, 2007 4:36:16 PM

the manuals dont say that much
Related resources
Can't find your answer ? Ask !
June 11, 2007 4:38:50 PM

the manuals dont say that much
June 11, 2007 5:42:11 PM

Tried reading product installation manuals that come with the products?
June 11, 2007 5:46:23 PM

yes just need to clarify do i have to do anything to the therman paste on the heatsink or do i just place it over the chip and clamp it to to the motherbaord once the proceesors been inserted
June 11, 2007 9:43:11 PM

The thermal paste is preapplied, just place the heatsink over the proc and latch it down.
June 11, 2007 9:54:57 PM

thanks that what i wanted to know. you wont know of any website that show you how to build your computer step by step with images prefferably