Laptop cooler

Discussion in 'Gaming and Software' started by wheelchairwarrier, Jun 10, 2008.

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  1. Has any one used a laptop cooler ? And any recommendations as to make . I have noticed the thing is running rather warm at the moment .

  2. :D they are quite good go to


    also get some air duster open your laptop up and clean it out will help as well .
  3. Or a simple vacuum cleaner also works.

    Just be aware that if you're using wireless network, it may be impossible to tell any difference between a warm cpu and a gentle microwaving of the nuts :idea:
  4. msr

    msr LE

    This is good advice. They are noisy and of doubtful value - if your laptop needed more cooling power, it would have been designed with it.

    Are you using it on your lap, or is it on a flat surface?

    Your laptop will run a bit warm, it's summer ;) It will very likely shut itself off if it feels it is getting too hot.

  5. the laptop is on a swinging shelf on the w chair so a flat smooth surface ,
    I like and will try the elevating it on little boxe idea as its KISS and cheap,both attractive options for a Scotsman.

  6. By way of an update,
    we had the knickers off the laptop and blasted out quite a lot of dust ,fluff and stuff. , quite a lot on the fans. we have stuck a spacer on each corner to give better clearance. its now running much cooler.
    Thanks for your help chaps.