If someone can reply soon, it would be very helpful. The processor cores have reached into the 70s. I don't really have an option to just shut off my computer and wait, because I have tons of homework and other work to do on it.
What I would like to know is: what do I need to open up in order to clean out the CPU or GPU? I started taking apart the laptop and suddenly realized I should probably know what I'm trying to get at.
And the temps are now:
My laptop has shut down abrubtly twice because of overheating. When I powered the laptop again, it would bring me to that overheating warning prompt with the two nasty beeps and whatnot. Since I'm running Windows 7 x64, I wasn't able to install i8fangui, but I found a program called SpeedFan (http://www.almico.com/speedfan.php) that I'm running right now.
Here are the current temperature readings for everything:
GPU: 73 C (there's a fire icon next to this. can't imagine...
Hi everyone, I was wondering if I should be fine with installing a 320GB 7200RPM 2.5" SATA 3.0Gb/s hard drive into my E1705. I've been finding little tidbits on the forum, saying that 7200 is fine, but I'm not sure about the whole SATA 3.0Gb/s compatibility.
This is the drive I plan on getting: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136280
Will it work?