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So I'm wondering which is superior: Setting up a power supply upright so it's sucking air from the case and shooting it out of the case, or setting the power supply so it's sucking air from below the case and out of the case?

I'm worried that it might not be getting enough air if I have it sucking air from below, on carpet?
    
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The case is raised up a bit from the feet, unless you have really high carpet it should be getting enough air.
    
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If you have it on carpet, have it suck air from inside the case. Even if you have short/stiff carpet, it'll still put a lot of dust through your PSU. if you have it suck air from outside.

Otherwise, it's fine with the fan down.
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How about placing your computer somewhere else than on the carpet?

Maybe place it on your desk? On a shelf? On a piece of plastic on the floor?

I have my CM 690II placed on a drawer-compartment from my old desk. Works really well
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