CPU Air Coolers Direction


I have a Compaq SR1630IL. I recently cleaned my CPU by removing all the air coolers and stuffs and i replaced it. But while replacing them, i didn't know the correct air circulation direction. Mine has 2 coolers, one attached above the processor and the another one to the back of the CPU case. I think i have the cooler above the processor fixed correctly; it takes air into the processor. I need to know about the one fixed to the back of the CPU case. Does it take air inside to the CPU casing or outside to the world?
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  1. Outside
  2. you can have them in any config you want, but generally the front-bottom fans would be intakes (if there are any) and the top-rear fans would be exhausts.
  3. Okay thank you...
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