Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
A common reason for a PC or MAC to run hot is the buildup of dust around the power supply fan. Cleaning this typically required opening the case and carefully brushing away the accumulated dust.
Simplify the cleanup using old pantyhose. If you're not the panty hose wearing type ask your wife, GF or that slightly different neighbor.
Cut a piece of the nylon and slip it over the fan guard (which can usually be removed without opening the case. Periodically check the nylon and clean as necessary.
Posted by Bob Korsu on
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