Has my CPU fried?

By mephisto_007
Jan 17, 2007
  1. My sister comp had alittle problem afew weeks ago, it running real slow (have to wait at least 5 minutes before computer respond after log in) and sometime reboot itself, then I finally found out that the CPU fan was completely dead and the CPU temp went up to around 86 Degree Celieus. I had replace the CPU fan and I recheck the CPU temp and it running at most 35-40c but the problem is it still running slow, is that mean my sis's CPU going dead? do I need need to replace the CPU itself too?

    Any input would gladly be appreciate...
  2. sghiznaneck

    sghiznaneck TS Maniac Posts: 403

    How about some computer specs. If the temp got that high and the chip did fry, it USUALLY won't power on at all.
    Could also be a virus, spyware problem as well.
  3. Jesse_hz

    Jesse_hz TS Maniac Posts: 545

    A dead CPU wont run slowly, it wont run at all! If it's taking a long time to login, maybe you have way too many fonts installed or you have some kind of spyware-related problem.
  4. mephisto_007

    mephisto_007 TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 228

    Thankx guyz I will try to remove the spyware and see how it go...
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