Question about Intel Pentium 4, 2.8 GHz (bx80546pg2800e) Boxed Processor Upgrade
I had the same issue - computer would work until the CPU got too hot and would just turn off - no shut down - I took the computer apart and found that dust had built up in the heat sink and there was absolutely no air flow - I used a small screwdriver and a vacuum cleaner to **** the debris out from around the fan and heat sink and the computer seems to run fine now - I know this a simple solution to what may prove to me a more complex problem but it seemed to work for me - good luck
Posted on Apr 26, 2009
Sorry, but were having the same problem..
mine is Intel P4 2.8.. and also it slows down
when i opened 2 or 3 windows..then shut down..
Posted on Mar 09, 2008
Do you have standard CPU cooling? maybe you can try to get better cpu cooling. Thermalright has great CPU Cooling. Min is idle 20 degrees and full speed working 35 degrees
Posted on Feb 13, 2008
Not a solution but my processor won't power on. Have had Power? replaced, no luck, mother board check, told fine, still won't turn on. Help please!!!!!!!
Posted on Jan 23, 2008
In your bis change the temp settings if this does not solve the prob then switch off the temp settings
Posted on Oct 08, 2007
The pc is shutting down because is overheating. Try to look if your cooler is placed the right side. If you look at the base of cooler, there is one stair, that must fit on socket. Or try to use new paste, or lower the Voltage of the CPU. Monitor the heat of cpu by some program. Maybe cpu is broken...sorry for my english, it is not my native language:D
Posted on Oct 07, 2007
Hi have you cleaned the heatsink? Also replace the paste on the CPU, also you could try installing an extra fan on the case to increase air flow. Also check that your RAM is seated properly and any other chip and card on your board is firmly plugged in. If all this fails replace your CPU. Regards mistyman
Posted on Sep 10, 2007
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 24, 2011 | Dell Computer Processors
Sep 21, 2007 | Encore SONNET /ST G4 1GHZ1MB L3 CACHE...
May 29, 2010 | Apple iMac 233Mhz/266Mhz/333Mhz Internal...
May 30, 2009 | AMD Athlon 64 x2 3800 3800+, 2 GHz...
Apr 04, 2009 | Intel Computer Processors
Nov 08, 2008 | Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz...
Oct 24, 2008 | Intel Pentium IV M, 3.06 GHz Pentium 4-M...
Dec 13, 2007 | Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz...
Oct 23, 2007 | Intel (RK80532PG0881M) Pentium 4, 3 GHz...
316 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: