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USB Wireless adapter overheating can i fix it?

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So now that summer heat has hit full force my wifi adapter is getting extremely hot and its not dropping out but it is worrying me. I was wondering if putting a ram-sink on the primary chip will help at all or will it just make it worse?
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Intel Core i7 4770K 4.4Ghz 1.25V ASUS Z87 Sabertooth EVGA GTX 1080 FTW2 iCX 2126/11GHz 16GB DDR3 2400Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Kingston 480GB SSD HGST 2TB Corsair H100i Windows 10 Home 64-bit 
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AOC I2269VW-B 22" Razer BlackWidow Ultimate 2014 Corsair HX650 Corsair Vengance C70 Gunmetal 
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Yes it will help.
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