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Old December 12, 2008, 07:08 PM
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Originally Posted by appplejack View Post
Thanks I managed to take it out but touch the back of the board and it made some fingerprint and shiny marks on it. My palm got sweaty while taking it out. Is there anything I should do to clean it?

One thing I noticed while installing the CPU: it made gnawing sound when I closed the latch. I want to know if it's normal.
You could clean it with 99% isopropyl alcohol (it's rubbing alcohol but try and get 99%), though I don't think it's going to effect anything.

And the noise when you put the CPU in, should be fine as it is metal on metal touching and it needs to make a tight lock. Not sure if they way you described it is the greatest but it seems okay.
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