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 Gpu Overheating when playing games - Forum i7-4790k overheating out of the box - Forum Overheating Problem :( - Forum will cpu overheating cause damage to motherboard - Forum My gpu is overheating, how can i fix this - 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 SolvedHaving problem with overheating of Lenovo Ideapad S510p Forum Solvedextreme overheating issues over 60C up in under a minute Forum SolvedLaptop overheating - summertime Forum SolvedOverheating Continues... help please Forum SolvedPre-Built Asus Desktop overheating Forum SolvedAMD fx 6300 overheating at 4.0 GHz Forum SolvedPrime 95 Overheating (4790k) Forum SolvedVideocard overheating in Idle Forum SolvedGPU Overheating problems Forum SolvedLenovo Y550P Overheating Forum SolvedIs my Video Card Overheating?? Forum SolvedSystem overheating with just a cpu fan? Forum SolvedASUS GTX 770 Overheating and Making Buzzing Noise Forum SolvedOld GPU (GTS 250), keeps overheating Forum SolvedGraphics Card Overheating Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !