Just last question what is the best way to apply Thermal Compound Tags: CPUs Core Thermal Compound Last response: February 12, 2013 3:40 PM in CPUs Share nataly4488 February 12, 2013 2:26:08 PM i have core 2 duo cpu i want to apply the thermal compound to it do i need just to put a little in the middle or do i need to spread it with a card? again it is a core 2 duo cpu so no need to do like on that picture because it is core 2 duo http://img22.imageshack.us/img22/413/thermalapasters2.j... More about : question apply thermal compound ASHISH65 a b à CPUs February 12, 2013 2:27:59 PM Put a single dot at middle.that's it you are done. m 0 l scout_03 a c 89 à CPUs February 12, 2013 2:58:19 PM pea spot . m 0 l Related resources Best way to apply thermal compound?? - Forum What's the proper way to apply thermal compound to CPU? - Forum What is the best way to apply thermal paste? - Forum What is best way to apply thermal paste ? - Forum Best way to spread thermal compound? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nataly4488 February 12, 2013 3:09:21 PM so no need to do like on that picture because it is core 2 duo http://img22.imageshack.us/img22/413/thermalapasters2.j... m 0 l ASHISH65 a b à CPUs February 12, 2013 3:12:23 PM Yes doing straight will give slight less temp but even pea dot is fine. m 0 l satyamdubey a c 79 à CPUs February 12, 2013 3:40:31 PM nataly you may also refer to this: http://www.arcticsilver.com/instructions.htm good luck -satyam m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBought new thermal paste, best way to apply? Forum Solvedstock cooler pre-applied thermal compound question? Forum SolvedBest way to apply Thermal Paste. Forum SolvedBest way to apply thermal paste Forum SolvedBest way to apply thermal paste? Forum What's the better method to apply the thermal compound? Forum SolvedBest way to apply thermal paste on i7 processor Forum SolvedEasy Question about applying thermal compound Forum whats the correct way to apply thermal paste on a GPU? Forum Best Way to Apply Thermal Paste Forum Best way to apply thermal paste Forum Question about Applying thermal compound Forum Question: Applying thermal compound Forum What is the best way to use thermal paste? Forum SolvedWhat is the best method for applying thermal grease to this heatsink fan and this processor Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !