Originally Posted by BigLu
computergen, i am not trying to be mean, just honest. How is it that you are a guru at cf, yet you do not know how to install a heatsink and cpu with thermal paste? That is basic computer know how.
A lot of people know the internal workings of an operating system or are fully in line with gaming issues and similar things without ever having been inside a computer.
The sub titles are designed to identify the member as a long time poster of threads and not so much as an expert although they usually go hand in hand.
also, he may have purchased all his prior mobo parts and chip parts as installed and tested in which is a very smart choice as it guarantees that they work. In such a case he would have no reason or experience to know about how much thermal paste to use and like you and me and a lot others he asked those that he thought would know how.