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Usually on the motherboard there is a fan that seats on top of the CPU. If it is intel then the fan clips onto the motherboard. Just be careful and follow the arrows to loosen the fan before removing it. Then replace the heatsink. Make sure when you put it back together that the clips firmly snap and that it goes on the exact same way it came off, otherwise you will not have contact and the CPU will overheat thus shutting your down your comp. This happened to me when I cleaned my CPU fan recently. Hope this helps please leave feedback. Thanks
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