Overheating??? Tags: CPUs Core Computer Last response: November 29, 2010 1:24 PM in CPUs Share frazser November 28, 2010 9:53:56 PM Have a Dell, Desktop Computer Studio 8100 XPS, Intel i7 800, 3.06 MHz.. Window 7, Professional. Core #1 is 80 C, core 2 is 79 c, core 3 is 77 c and core 4 is 76. Is this too high a temperature. just running BOINC projects 24/7. Room temp. is 70 F. If this temp is too high what recommendations do you have. Computer next to window with dual exhaust windows fans. More about : overheating ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs November 28, 2010 10:29:55 PM those are pretty high temps. make sure the CPU heatsink is firmly in place and all the fans (CPU and case) are working. m 0 l MRFS a b à CPUs November 28, 2010 10:54:24 PM http://www.supremelaw.org/systems/heatsinks/warning.htm MRFS m 0 l Related resources Gaming Pc Overheating? - Forum Intel Pentium D Extreme - Overheating Issues - Forum Inductors are overheating - Forum Game machine overheating - Forum AMD FX-8320 Overheating Issue - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer frazser November 29, 2010 12:13:46 AM Fans are working...only have a Power supply and CPU fan. Heat sink on CPU seems secure. Do you have a recommend cooling supply for this computer? m 0 l ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs November 29, 2010 1:10:05 AM i would recommend a new heatsink if you are the using the stock intel one. I would also add an exhaust fan. m 0 l vault dveller November 29, 2010 5:03:28 AM get zalman 9700/9900 cpu cooler run quiet and efficent in europe its about 40e easy instal only danger is cuts from cooler fins (0.2mm) m 0 l ahthurungnone November 29, 2010 1:24:15 PM Get an air hose and blow the crap out of it. Use up to 90psi and really get the dust out of it (especially the fan blades). You will be surprised how much this helps. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGraphic Card Overheating Forum SolvedInno3D GTX460 Overheating at fairly low temperatures Forum SolvedFX 8150 Overheating? Forum SolvedIntel I5-4670k overheating. I'm at a loss. Forum SolvedLaptop shutsdown without overheating and keyboard always malfunctions before shutdown Forum SolvedCore i7-4790k overheating? Forum SolvedWhy is my GPU overheating during this game ? Forum SolvedCorsair H100i and Intel 4670k Overheating Forum SolvedComputer Instability/ Overheating Forum Solvedoverheating problem, not able to place front fan Forum Solved*****Should I be worried about overheating with this build?***** Forum Solvedlaptop overheating after changing my motherboard Forum SolvedH100i + 4790k + Asus maximus vii hero - CPU overheating Forum SolvedGTX 670 FTW overheating Forum Solvedhardware damage from overheating Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !