Small piece of paper towel stuck in cpu socket Tags: Motherboards Computer CPUs Socket Last response: January 5, 2013 4:29 AM in Motherboards Share cresil January 4, 2013 11:36:49 PM I couldn't get it out and already some pins are bent and maybe broken the computer is running fine now and i pushed the cotten to the corner away from the pins, will my cpu get damaged? More about : small piece paper towel stuck cpu socket o1die a c 435 V Motherboard a c 159 à CPUs January 4, 2013 11:44:29 PM No. The paper is non-conductive. m 0 l cresil January 4, 2013 11:57:30 PM It could have been cotten from a cotten swab is that conductive? m 0 l Related resources Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H damaged cpu socket small pins/wires. - Forum Dual CPU Socket Motherboard, 8 Dimms (4 for each CPU) , How & Where to install the 4 pieces of RAM that I have? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer T41CK January 5, 2013 2:13:06 AM Can you spray this out with air duster? This may be a big no no when it comes to motherboards but I'm not sure. Would compressed air work at a low psi? These are just questions, not recommendations I am just wanting to get information on this as well Thanks T41CK m 0 l cresil January 5, 2013 2:41:01 AM doubt air duster would work unless you bend the pins and even then it can cause damage., so far temperatures are at 32 degrees celsius m 0 l code array January 5, 2013 4:29:02 AM Maybe you could try te get a small pin or something similar and trying to get it out with that. Good Luck. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !