Thanks Dave. I'm still wondering though...wouldnt a cold processor at least work for a bit and than cause the machine to fail as it heats up? The processor does not know if the thermal pad/ grease is suficient. Right?
Thanks. I have done everything short of messing with the cpu. I worked for Gateway for years and am familiar with the correct troubleshooting method. I just found it wild that after the change in the weather that it is showing...
1st post here. I've been dealing with this flakey machine for some time. It used to run whenever it wanted, but it had horrible USB performance when it did get to Windows (worked great otherwise). So Im pretty sure it just needs a...