How to make a PC silent

PCs can make a lot of noise for different reasons. Although it is rare that it becomes solid, there are many ways to reduce this noise. 
Before modifying the parameters and replacing elements of its hardware, it is necessary to begin to treat the root cause of the problem.

In this tutorial, we explain different ways to make your PC quieter.

Cool your PC

If your PC’s fans are noisy, it’s probably because they are trying to protect the components from overheating.

To know their temperature, download the program Core Temp, it is free and will take only very little space on your computer.

Before launching this software, it is recommended to close the most energy-consuming programs (games, Photoshop, video editing software).

From the screenshot below, you can see that the CPU core temperatures are between 37 and 46 degrees, which is an acceptable range.

On the other hand, if your CPU is idling more than 60 degrees, then you may have a cooling problem.

If you consider that your PC is heating up too much, then we suggest you follow our little tips. They will allow you to cool your computer, less stress your fans and make them quieter.

Tip # 1: Dust off your fans and your computer case.

Tip # 2: If you are using your PC in a heated room, then we recommend that you lower the temperature slightly.

Tip # 3: Make sure the air supply is precise. In the case of a laptop, do not put it on a rug or carpet, it could bring in the dust.