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I was considering doing a review for my newish Noctua NC-U6, but I've never seen my NB temps rise other than when I'm playing a game that is pretty taxing on the cpu and gfx.

Is there an easier way to raise temps on the NB? Like a desktop program that does it?

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum, but 'other cooling discussions' was pretty much the best I could come up with :S
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Increase the voltage, if possible!
    
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take the stock heatsink off and put a ramsink on it! that'll make the temps shoot up!
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Well I've found leaving Nvidia's Geoforms demo on for a while raises temps, so thanks The Duke for trying to help, and bl to P_Doughboy for trying to be funny but not quite getting there.
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Add more devices that use PCIe, increase voltages, and run memory intensive apps.... that basically all there is to increase load and temp.
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