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post #11 of 46
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yes positive the outer most holes 775
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post #12 of 46
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Originally Posted by McStuff View Post
Again, are you sure you're putting the screws through the holes labeled 775?
He said they are in the correct holes (closest to the edge), the ones labeled 775.
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post #13 of 46
Something is very wrong. The Tuniq fits well in the same holes used by Intel's stock cooler. Were I you, I'd email the folks you bought the cooler from, and tell them about the issue you're having. It's always possible that you got a faulty plate.
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post #14 of 46
My tuniq came with three different mounting brackets. Make sure you are using the one for socket 775.
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post #15 of 46
Or make sure that the back plate was put in right.The holes on the plate might that be alined right.
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post #16 of 46
Make sure the backplate is lined up properly on the back of your mobo. Also make sure you're using the 775 backplate, and not the AMD socket backplate. Aside from that, just put the screws in the outermost holes, and tighten one in enough so that it is connected to the back plate, then go to the opposite corner and tighten that one down like before, then do the other two, and then tighten all four down in intervals so that the plate is as level as possible.

If that doesn't work, then you must have a bad mounting system or something. Can't think of anything else it could be.
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post #17 of 46
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I haven't messed with the backplate yet. was going to after i had confirmation that the screw holes from the H plate and the motherboard were alligned. which they arent it seems unless i'm doing something wrong. keep in mind i cant mount this vertically. has to be horizontal. shouldn't matter tho
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post #18 of 46
You could use electrical tape just to hold the back plate so that you don't have to use the sticky think that comes with the plate. Do you have your mobo out of your case.
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post #19 of 46
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Now is there something I'm not doing right?
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post #20 of 46
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oh good idea with the tap on the back plate. I'll try that
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