Thermal Paste on the MOBO Tags: Motherboards Thermal Compound Processors Last response: September 22, 2009 9:20 PM in Motherboards Share Meef September 22, 2009 1:03:04 AM If you get thermal paste on the pins of the motherboard, place the processor on it, then start up the comp. Will it cause the mobo or cpu to short out and/or fry? Arctic Silver 5 thermal paste. More about : thermal paste mobo | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove jsc Motherboard Master September 22, 2009 9:20:53 PM Use a small, soft artist's brush with isopropyl alcohol. and very patiently and carefully try to remove as much of the thermal compound as you can. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>Thermal Paste on the MOBO> Related ressources: ForumReapply thermal paste when getting new mobo ? ForumHelp, Replaced MOBO , Thermal Paste question?? ForumThermal Paste In Mobo CPU socket :( ForumDoes a retail mobo or cpu come with thermal paste ? ForumH100i Thermal paste questions ForumIs it ok to leave leaked thermal paste . ForumLittle thermal paste on cpu socket plz just check pic ForumThermal paste went off the side D: with the 212+ ForumPC not booting after thermal paste application,Urgent help please! ForumI7 3770k thermal paste question ForumCan i remove the thermal paste ? ForumThermal Paste question, Need some help ForumQuestion about Cpu and thermal paste ForumThermal paste question ForumThermal paste leaked into motherboard CPU socket ForumThermal Paste ForumThermal paste onG620 CPU ForumBest Motherboard for i7-3770 and GeForce 600 Ti? ForumWhich mobo maker Forum[Solved] Could i install 2GB ram and 4GB ram on the same mobo??? More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !