Forum discussion tagged with repasting.
  1. A

    [SOLVED] Acer Nitro 5 (i7 9gen; RTX2060) repasting for first time

    Hello All, I repasted my laptop's CPU/GPU as they were heating over 95C while gaming. Since it was my first time I managed to screw it up. Now looking for help... I opened the laptop and unplugged the battery and removed the cooling solution and cleaned everything there. On the GPU and CPU used...
  2. Jmusic88

    [SOLVED] Is kapton tape necessary and best repasting method on rectangle cpu?

    Hello, I'm repasting my cpu and gpu on my laptop and have noticed kapton tape around both cpu/gpu. Is kapton tape necessary for when repasting? I researched and read that it's meant to protect the surrounding if you use liquid metal but I have read other opinions as well, so I'm not so sure...
  3. R

    Question GPU not detected anywhere after liquid metal repaste on laptop

    Hey everyone, So I just finished doing a repaste using the Thermal Grizzly Conductonaut liquid metal paste on my Lenovo Legion Y720. This is my first time repasting and I didn't quite realise at first that it's a bit risky with liquid metal pastes. The problem is that my laptop no longer...
  4. A

    Dual monitor resolution decrease

    hi i just set set up a dual monitor on my geforce 9500 gt and suddenly my primary monitor max res in windows slider dropped from 1440x900 to 1366x768 and it all blurry