- Published in issue 5/1998 on page 0
A Noisy PC:
(and what you can do about it)
Modern PCs are fortunately much quieter than the models of a few years ago. Better enclosures, quieter fans and temperature-regulated fans, together with better sound deadening measures, have resulted in PCs which are so quiet that they barely disturb the silence of the average office or hobby room. However, even older-model PCs can be made significantly quieter by means of a few judicious modifications, so that they no longer remind one of a vacuum cleaner. Want to know more? Then read on.