Closed Thermal Paste question, Need some help Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Hewlett Packard Last response: December 11, 2012 9:43 AM in CPUs Share Keyvaniath December 11, 2012 1:25:14 AM Okay, so I have never put a PC together but i plan on doing it this Christmas break, my question. I plan on upgrading my mobo from an HP factory mobo to http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007R21JJK/ref=gno_car... with my i7 2600, my question is how do I apply thermal paste(Didn't know what it really was until about a week ago) Or do i even need it on my processor? and is this a good one? any help is Very appreciated. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0002VFXFE/ref=s9_simh... If you need me to clarify what I just said, please post! More about : thermal paste question Goodeggray a b à CPUs December 11, 2012 2:21:22 AM Lots of videos on Youtube on how to put on thermal paste. Score 0 Keyvaniath December 11, 2012 2:43:24 AM Goodeggray said:Lots of videos on Youtube on how to put on thermal paste. Do i need to reapply it or just leave it? Score 0 Related resources Thermal Paste Question, need help quickly! - Forum need help fast Thermal paste between pins LGA1155 - Forum Help, Replaced MOBO, Thermal Paste question?? - Forum Need help on thermal paste - Forum Buying Corsair H100I for my ASUS P8 Z77-V LM MOBO need help with cleaning thermal paste. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Goodeggray a b à CPUs December 11, 2012 3:10:33 AM Every time a cpu heatsink is remounted the surfaces need on the cpu and heatsink need to be as clean as possible and new thermal paste put on. New cpu heatsinks will have thermal applied on from the factory. Share Keyvaniath December 11, 2012 3:24:36 AM Best answer selected by Keyvaniath. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Thermal paste Question need a QUICK answer !!! Forum Newbie question: Do new Cpus need thermal paste? Forum H50 and thermal paste question. please help Forum Help needed choosing thermal paste Forum Need help with reapplying thermal paste on stock Core I7 heatsink Forum Re: Applied Thermal Paste but need Help! Forum Bent Socket Pins and Thermal Paste Trails - FAIL BUILD NEEDS HELP Forum Removing adhesive thermal paste - need help Forum Solvedthermal paste question Forum SolvedDo you still need thermal paste when you have a water cooler for your CPU? Forum Solvedquestion on thermal paste Forum SolvedDo i need thermal paste for OCing these Forum SolvedThermal paste! Do I need it? Forum SolvedX method for thermal paste on FX-8350 question Forum SolvedAH!! i got thermal paste on bottom of my i7 4790k HELP Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !