Originally Posted by erocker
It must have the cooler on. Never run any computer hardware without it's cooler, you'll destroy the card for sure.
I will put it on if it is safe, now i do not dare it, yet.
Offcourse the cooler must be there when i will use the pc 'for 2 minutes and more', but is it a technical reason and the graphics card does know the cooler is not there, or should it show the windows screen until it burns up ?