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CompTIA, I am disappoint. This came from my A+ study book.... Sure they have a point in an enterprise environment I suppose. But "it's never a good idea to do this" simply isn't true.
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Burn it! Burn it down!!!
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Noooooooooooooooo!
*falls to knees*
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post #4 of 34
Can't you just keep the temps down with a better cooler?
Besides, too much voltage kills way more chips than heat does.
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oh god, i have to live with the bitterness that the company i work for sells this course.
WHYYYY????
post #6 of 34
lulz I felt the same way when I read that in my book.
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I'm actually more concerned with that description of how case fans operate.
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post #8 of 34
their just jelly they cant overclock their stupid book biggrin.gif
post #9 of 34
How is it inaccurate? Of course it's not a good idea.


It's a GREAT IDEA! But, know what you are doing. Thing is, many people taking those exams don't know what they are doing. Those people don't want to be held responsible for potential damage.
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post #10 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chunky_Chimp View Post

I'm actually more concerned with that description of how case fans operate.

What do you mean? Everyone knows that ALL case fans blow air out of the case! A case fan that could take air into the case?! Now that's a million dollar idea! Plus, if it's not working, immediately replace the power supply. That's just simple computer 101....

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