High CPU temps and shutdowns....

Discussion in 'Laptop Hardware' started by Ironrat, Nov 1, 2010.

  1. Ironrat


    Oct 31, 2010
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    Last week I experienced a problem with my wife's One. It powered down when the XP screen appeared or just about a minute on the BIOS menu.
    I dismantled it following the instructions provided in this forum.

    The cause was the heatsink termal tape. I removed it, cleaned the CPU and heatsink surfaces and added a generous amount of thermal grease.

    Problem solved.

    Hope this help.
    Ironrat, Nov 1, 2010
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