Time Capsule heat solution, will this help?

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by groovylonghorn, Jun 2, 2010.

  1. groovylonghorn macrumors newbie

    Jun 2, 2010
    I just bought a re-furbished TC 1 gig. I noticed then researched these things commonly running hot. I removed the rubber pad and turned it upside down and elevated it just a tiny bit. Is this a good solution or do these need operate right side up? thanks. :confused:
  2. zen.state macrumors 68020


    Mar 13, 2005
    There are 3 acceptable ways to position a hard drive and 1 very wrong way. Standing vertically, on it's side or horizontally flat are all acceptable ways. Upside down is the worst possible way to position a HD.

    The optimal way is right side up (label up) and flat.

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