Question on the thermal paste. I am a first time PC builder and I see many videos on Youtube concerning the thermal paste. Some says you need to spread the paste on the CPU before mounting the heasink. Others say that you just need to drop like a grain of rice shape in the middle of the CPU and mount the heatsink on top. Who is right? Who is wrong? Who can I trust?
I am building a PC with an i7 Intel CPU 1155 3300K.