I'm trying to remove this factory thermal paste that's under the northbridge heatsink since I'll be going to water cooling. Rubbing Alcohol doesn't seem to work on it. I'm wondering what everyone else uses to remove thermal paste.
I actually found a good product here at work Tuesday.
When Dell sends a replacement motherboard (in my situation an OptiPlex), they send a product called ChemPad to remove thermal paste/grease/epoxy. Smelled like rubbing alcohol, and surprisingly, it worked great. Ended up using the one cloth to remove the thermal paste from the processor and heatsink. Here is more info on it: