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Old March 25, 2011, 11:08 AM
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Originally Posted by dma0991 View Post
Cool n Quiet is power throttling of the processor to save electricity. But your temps seem normal to me. Is it necessary that you need to use the IDE? Your CPU is running at 60-70% just from web browsing alone?
"60-70%" by that I meant relaible operation,had to switch to alternate hd the the new one stalled just after, click, click ,red hd light on constant.alternate hd and ide dvd seem to be working now ( unlike last night) allowed me to install lan driver

so is Cool n Quiet necessary ? could the throttling effect performance negatively ?

whats your thoughts about the hard drive ? thanks
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