Forum discussion tagged with Overheat.
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    Question Will there be permanent damage?

    Hi, last night I closed my laptop while it was resting on some books on my bed and went to the movies. It was still on at the time and someone threw a pile of blankets on my bed over the laptop. When I got back the blankets were quite hot and I turned my laptop off. I'm curious how badly this...
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    Question How to throttle CPU?

    My laptop is acer v5-473. Everytime when I plugged in and rendering video, my cpu usage will go to 100% and within minutes my laptop will be overheat. But when I unplugged it and rendering video the CPU usage will remain at 69% and the laptop maintain within 76 degree Celsius. So my question is...
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    Question Laptop fan is not working

    Hi. I have an old laptop called "acer aspire 5732z" and its overheating. i think the fan is never spinning (no sound). Sometimes laptop shuts down itself because of heating what can i do to solve this problem?
  4. GauravRawat


    I have a Thinkpad L240, with i3 2330 6GB ram and i have faulty battery i thought i should remove this but after removing my laptop was lagging and if i put it inside it overheats and Shutsdown, i dont know what to do. Please Help!!! (I am not playing any game)
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    ASUS 1015PEM Overheating

    Hi guys, I have this old ASUS PEM that I recently got out to use, I cleaned it out, changed the thermal paste, everything was almost new, never had much use, but I'm noticing heat, 65 on idle, around 72-73 browsing, I've noticed that the fan just runs slowly, it doen's kick in at any time for no...
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    Laptop extreme overheat 99 C heelp

    Hi everyone. I have a serious overheating issue with my PackardBell TS11 HR laptop. My specs are : Intel core i7-2630Q 2.9 gHz Dual graphic - Intel HD 3000 and NVidia 540M DDR3 1GB Ram 8 GB HDD 640 GB OS: Win 10 Pro x64 with latest updates installed When I gaming temp reaches 99 C and...
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    Laptop fans spin during boot, don't spin at all after boot even during high temps, causing overheat shutdown

    Hi guys, would really need some help here as I'm basically experience a laptop problem and attempting to fix it while I'm on holidays (frequent usage basically). So pretty much as the title says, I've had the problem ever since I've disassembled and reassembled the laptop. It was an attempt to...
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    Solved! Laptop crashes when overheating, single color screen

    Hello, I recently have been gifted with a Dell Inspiron 1764, as my previous laptop had unfortunately died. It originally belonged to my uncle, and it has never been used for months ever since he got a new battery for it, cleaned out the inside from dust, and installed fresh windows. It was...
  9. benjamito

    Solved! Macbook Air display stopped functioning and glitched while using it.

    My second hand MacBook Air has been overheating and crashing at certain times (since I bought it). The crashes were infrequent and since I only used the Macbook for low strain tasks (word processing, browsing the internet), I never thought to take the laptop to the apple store. This one...
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    Solved! My LG K30 won't Start

    My LG K30 was working fine but then the phone started to overheat and I could not see the screen at all unless I held it at an angle in daylight. Afterwords I turned off the phone and opened the back but didn't see anything wrong. Thus I placed the cover back on and tried turning on my phone but...
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    my laptop is overheating for no reason.

    i have a old hp 430 laptop which when i turn on and after like a min or 2 weird screen like old tv noise shows and it shuts down and when i turn it on again it says its overheating i check the bottom by touch nothing was even warm everything was cool but i cnt seem to fix it i barely can use it...
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    Solved! Charge without cord

    Charge a HP Pavilion 17-f180ca without changing cord
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    gl553vd fan has no airflow

    my rog gl553vd internal fan is no longer working properly, as it has no airflow at all, as such drops my laptop performance when i comes to playing games. i even cannot play Just Cause 2 with all graphic settings set to the lowest available (the moment my gpu load went over 35%, the game will...
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    Helios Vs Omen Vs G7

    Alright, so I have done a fair bit of researching :pt1cable: on this. My budgests around 1250ish. Getting it strictly for gaming ;) . I have primarily selected 3 laptops but iam still confused between these 3 and don't know which on to go for. :pfff: So, my must needs are an i7 8th gen along...
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    Lenovo y530 overheat?

    Hi I think I might have overheating issue as well but I am not sure. Using y530 with I5 and GTX 1050. I play overwatch and Witcher 3 on medium setting. The maximum cpu temperature usually go around 95 degree. But based on my observation ( in the middle of gaming I alt tab to the temperature...
  16. RaymondSWalters

    [SOLVED] Laptop Thermal Throttling not working properly

    Good day. Its been a while since I have been on these forums, but i'm currently having an issue with my Laptop's Thermal Throttling. I usually game on my Desktop at home, but since I went to college I found using my laptop a convenient option for casual gaming. I, however, am plagued by...
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    My computer shuts down randomly

    Alright. So. I play games on my computer. Everything's fine until today. Yesterday (and every other day) the computer ran games good, no warnings or errors at all. Today, I open it, play a game (the game i mostly play consumes 1gb of ram, I have 8gb, 6,95 usable) and after about 10 secs it shuts...
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    Vga Port Overheating

    Hello guys i have a really weird problem, i was clean my laptop yesterday then when i Press the power button marked area (near Vga Port) getting very Hot in 5 sec and The cooling block is not touching this area please help (sorry for my English) :( Update: VGA Port damaged
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    My laptop with i3 3217u Overheat and Underperforming

    I bought a laptop with this spec: i3 3217u 1,8ghz Geforce 740m 2gb Ram 2x4gb When i use it for gaming like Gta V, Fortnite, AC Liberation, my laptop get very hot with gpu 85 degree and cpu 91 degree. And usage: gpu 50% cpu 100% ram usage only 4gb at gta v and 2gb ac liberation When i see a...
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    dell inspiron 7570 overheating issue. Is it the heat-sink?

    So I bought a refurbished version of dell inspiron 15 7570 from amazon with i7-8550U, 8GB ram and Nvidia 940mx. when I turn on the system it reaches 65 C (no programs run by me yet..) and is hot it just stays nearly at that temperature and if I open some tabs (ok a little more then 'some') on my...
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    Laptop Unexpected Shutdown - How To Check If Power Failure VS Overheat Issue?

    I have a Razer Blade 14" 2014 that is reaching the point of things breaking down since it's several years old. Recently I started gaming again and I started getting unexpected shutdowns where the laptop just powers down without a BSOD, always when the game is running or if it's idle in the...
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    My computer is lagging on games but he shouldn't

    Hello, so i've been having my Asus PC for about 9 months now, I bought it to play Monster Hunter: World and other games like War Thunder or Skyrim. I could play at at least 45-60 FPS on War Thunder when I got it, with High graphic settings with no problem. My GPU and CPU temperatures were not...
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    It is hot to the touch but Afterburner displays normal temps

    I did not find even 1 question just like this one. I have a Asus n580vd-dm160t, Intel core i7 7700hq 2,8 GHz 4 core, nVidia GTX 1050M 4GB, 16 GB RAM. My laptop has 2 fans that can reach from what speedfan displayed 5500 rpm. SpeedFan, MSI Afterburner and HWInfo are displaying temps around 59 C°...
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    Crazy temps (85c idle!)

    Hey everyone! My asus k53sc has been showing crazy temps, ~80c idle (cpu & mobo), ~70 idle (gpu). As far as I know, 80c idle is even hotter than it should be under load. Under load it hits 99c and won't go higher (doesn't even shut down like it should!). I've replaced the thermal paste with some...
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    My laptop seems to overheat and throttle while gaming

    Hi, I apologize for the length of this question, but there seems to be a lot of aspects to my specific problem. I have an MSI Apache GE72 gaming laptop and recently I've noticed that my frame rates have been dropping tremendously at random times while I'm gaming on it and it doesn't seem to...
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    ASUS ROG GL552VW CPU Throttling even after repasting/cleaning

    The PC has an i7 6700HQ, all drivers and also the bios are up to date. I was having heavy thermal throttling recently then I decided to repaste both the CPU and the GPU. I used a CoolerMaster brand thermal paste, done it nicely and closed the heatsink in place very firmly. Also dusted and...
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    MSI laptop is very high heat normal when gaming?

    Hello! I have a new laptop, MSI GP63 Leopard, GTX 1070, 16GB RAM, i7-8750H. I'm kinda worried about the CPU and GPU temperatures, and not sure if it's normal or not. Using the MSI Dragon Center app, or the Open Hardware Monitor, at idle CPU runs at 55-60C (for some reason none of these tools...
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    Extreme Overheating Issue.

    Hello there, I have a pretty old laptop that has an i3 M 330. I'm not sure what is wrong with it but it has some major overheating issues... With JUST the desktop, no applications open, Wi-Fi OFF this CPU gets up to 74C... And playing games? I tried playing CS:GO, a really easy game to play. At...
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    Are these pc gaming parts compatible?

    I’d like to know if the pc parts in this list are compatible, and if the pc built based on these parts would not overheat on default settings (I won’t be overclocking this rig): https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/pL8w3b Here are the parts in case the link doesn’t work: CPU: Intel - Core i7-8700K...
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    Acer Laptop Overheat PLEASE HELP!!

    I have year old laptop that I have been using and although everything works fins it overheats like crazy! I have repasted undervolted and use a cooling pad to try to dissipate the heat. Most games I cannot play now including csgo pubg and even league. On these games with the lowest settings, I...
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    ASUS Laptop overheating

    Hi, about 3-4 days ago I started noticing a sudden overheating of my laptop´s CPU and GPU. I have ASUS X555LB Series with NVIDIA GeForce 940M graphic card and Intel Core i5-5200U Processor. It all started with NVIDIA Experience offering me new driver update. I accepted and after the update I...
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    Laptop overheats when connected to a network

    Hi, I have a weird problem here. Whenever I connect my computer to a network, does not matter with wireless or cat cable, my computer starts working 90 - 95 celcius degrees but when disconnected it works fine with 50 - 60 celcius degrees max even when playing Skyrim or EU4 or PES2017. I tryed...
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    Overheating lap top

    I recently cleaned my lap top from dust and replaced the thermal paste.Also i reinstalled my windows like a week ago, and i bought a cooling pad.However my lap top still runs too hot, while idle on desktop the temp is around 60~62 C,surfing the web on chrome with 5-6 tabs open 70~74 C and while...
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    Asus S15 S510 - gets hot superfast

    I bought an Asus Vivobook S15 S510Un-Bq070T (8Th Gen Intel Coretm I5 8250U Processor + Nvidia MX150 GPU/8GB Ddr4/1TB Hdd + 128 GB Ssd/15.6"Fhd/Win 10 Home) a few weeks ago. I'm concerned with the temps it reaches while on the desk: * 75-80C while booting, * Then returns to around 50-60C...
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    Laptop Cpu reach +98 degrees Celsius when doing some light gaming

    i tried everything such as put the cooling fan,change the thermal paste,clean the heatsink but there is no improvement in cooling the laptop still going to 98 degrees celcius. sometime the FPS drops from 60fps to 20fps what should i do. Laptop spec Intel Core i7...
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    Solution to laptop overheating problem

    I have laptop overheating issues while playing games(charger plugged in) and it shuts down automatically but it just works fine while doing other things like browsing or watching video. Does buying a cooling pad solve the problem or is there any solution to the problem? I have toshiba...
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    Can I operate my laptop (Ideapad 520) with lid closed?

    The fan's place is the thing concerning me, it is located below the screen, behind the keyboard and hinge. Will my laptop overheat when the lid is closed? Here is the laptop's original webpage on the official Lenovo Website...
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    Weird Black Screen issue UNLIKE other Black screen issues

    So ive spent a good hour researching this topic, and while there are many Black screen issues, none really match what I've been experiencing Asus Zenbook Flip 15" Specs: Intel i7-8550u 16GB Ram Nvidia GTX-1050 2GB Windows 10 April Update (build 1803 i think) The symptoms are identical every...
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    i5-8250U overheating/big power draw HP Probook G5

    Hi people! HP probook G5 with i5-8250U is overheating and it's brand new. I've monitored the CPU with hwmonitor and intel XTU. I noticed very high VID of around 1,2V and power consumption in the 30-40W range. Tht reflects to CPU temps of 90+°C. I've googled and found a guy undervolting this CPU...
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    How do I fix overheating for my laptop

    Hello! :) I've had this laptop for nearly 3 years and I've been dealing with overheating the whole time. It only shuts down when the weather gets hot. I've tried to open it up, but it's too difficult to take apart. I've tried MSI Afterburner and TThrottle, but they don't seem to work, if I have...
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    Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop Shutting Down in Games

    Hello all, I have a Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop with 1050 Ti, and I have a problem. When I try to play games, such as COD Advanced Warfare, Fortnite etc. my laptop just switches off automatically. I've tried a few things such as: -Monitor temps using MSI Afterburner: Temperature for...
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    Some of the n55sf laptop overheat isn't about the hd 3000, is the Geforce gt 635m

    Honestly I feel the n55sf is a GOOD LAPTOP, but some of the overheat is the Geforce gt graphic card not hd 3000. After i playing Assassin's Creed : Brotherhood with NVIDIA GPU, i checked the temp is crazily high (108 celcius). So, the NVIDIA GPU affected the hd 3000 also overheat. {edit by...
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    Asus Vivobook overheating?

    Hi everyone! I've recently bought an Asus Vivobook pro 15, and I've noticed that the CPU's temperature is always quite high. Idle temp goes from 45 celsius up to 60 degrees. While doing normal stuff, like being on the Internet without watching videos, it can peak at 70 degrees. I've tried to...
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    My laptop GPU runs at 100c at low clock speeds, should I repaste?

    I have an Asus ROG GL552VX laptop with a GTX950M 2gb GPU inside. Recently I have been experiencing a very slow performance from my laptop. My laptop is nearly 2 years old. I used MSI Afterburner to monitor my temperatures and I noticed my GPU was running at 99% load at 100c. I was concerned so I...
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    Satellite A500, WIN7/64 - Sudden random power-off.

    The laptop powers off suddenly even with adapter plugged in. I keep it plugged in 100% of the time. I have never replaced the battery because it says it is 100% charged, however I rarely use it with battery only as the life is less than one hour. No consistent pattern with the power-off...
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    Laptop Overheat constant shutdown problem

    So recently my laptop just keeps on shutting down when im playing games and it only shut downs when im playing games and plugged in to the wall at the same time. I've tried lowering the maximum processor state to 75% when plugged in and the mininum to 5%. I've tried cleaning the fan and it seems...
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    High laptop CPU temperature

    hi! i have recentle bought hp omen 15 with gtx 1050 and i5 7300hq. i am worried about cpu temp while gaming. in games likr division and vermintide 2 cpu temp can reach 80-85C. is this temp normal for my laptop? thanks
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    Can I swap out the GPU and/or the CPU in the alienware 15?

    So I am thinking of getting the alienware 15(http://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/dell-laptops/alienware-15/spd/alienware-15-laptop/dkcwkblf002s) over the helios 300 because someone told me that I can swap out the GPU and the CPU in that model (and it is supposed to have a lot better cooling) Could...
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    Looking for a gaming laptop please help me choose!

    Hello guys! I have been looking around for gaming laptops for the last 2-3 months now. The ones I have been interested in are the ones that have a gtx 1060 6gb or gtx 1070 8gb. And my price range is around 1000-1500$.(going to be ordering it in the summer) For a while now I decided that I was...
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    Worried about ordering the predator helios 300. Help!

    So I have been looking around for a gaming laptop for a month now and the predator Helios 300 (GTX 1060 6gb i7 7700HQ 16gb ram 256gb SSD) model really caught my eye. I have been keeping my crosshairs on it ever since and until graduation time when I graduate to pull the trigger(early summer). I...
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    Laptop Overheating. Help

    So my laptop GPU Nvidia Gt540M was running normally ( about 50C when idle and 70C on intense tasks), but then, the motherboard broke and I had to replace with a new one, unfortunately, the motherboard that came wasn't the same one, before Nvidia GPU had 2GB Vram, and now 1GB Vram, also before...
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    Loud Fan Noise

    So I just got my new gaming laptop: Alienware 15 R3 having gtx 1070 and i7-7700HQ kaby lake processor. Everything works great. I play witcher 3 on constant 60 fps. So here's the problem. When I play the game, my laptops fan are very loud. Its really bothering me. CPU fan runs at 4300 rpm and...
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    Laptop for CSGO under $500

    Hi, I need a laptop(max $500) that I can take to school(so its not too heavy), and can run csgo at a steady 60fps at least. If at all possible I'd like an actual gpu, but in the budget I get it if it doesnt have one. I'd also like it if it didn't overheat! Thanks! EDIT: Guys, I found this...
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    GTX 850m is not cooling

    Hello I have Acer aspire V3-772g with gtx 850m. I have it for about 4 years. Recently I discovered that GTA V has become quite laggy and as a result I cleaned my Pc's fan and changed thermal paste and pads. Also I upgraded from win 8.1 to win 10, for no good reason apparently. THE PROBLEM: gpu...
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    How To Prevent Overheating of my 7year old Laptop while gaming?

    Hi!! I am from India and i want help from your guys which is about my HP G42 Notebook Laptop. I brought the laptop back in April 2011. I have played most of the demanding titles of 2010-2013 on medium-low settings.But from the last 3months or so my pc overheats after 5mins of gameplay. For...
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    overheat problem with ASUS GL553VD (and BSoD)

    I only purchase this laptop in March, and now it's easily overheated for playing big games like watch dogs, assassin's creed IV... When I played more than 1 hour, the fan is running like crazy and my laptop get overheated, which lead into BSoD with code DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. I've tried to...
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    Laptop overheating no matter what

    Hello, first of all I would like to thank everyone that takes the time to answer here, since it's my first post. I have an overheating problem with my laptop, which I own about 4 years. It started last summer, when I noticed a general performance drop and my palm getting hotter than usual. I...
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    Keep or sell laptop?

    Hi! So i have this laptop, ASUS RoG G750JW (link: https://www.asus.com/us/ROG-Republic-Of-Gamers/ROG-G750JW/) So i have had it for about 5 years, but have only recently starting to take care of it (clean it, cool it etc) and despite it being a very good laptop im noticing severe drops in...
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    Laptop Making A Loud Rattling Noise (sound clip included)

    I have a Lenovo Flex 2-15D. It has been making a constant rattling noise, the volume fluctuates. It starts as soon as its powered on and does not stop until its shut down. It's also heating up and running very slow. I cleaned the fan but it didn't help. I attached audio of the sound its...
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    My asus f552c during the night it overheats and won't turn on in the morning.

    Even though i shut it down properly and verify that it shuts down.... in the morning i have to unplug the ac and battery, let it cool down and then i can plug it back in and have it working!! Any ideas?? little help please!