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PCWorld 980.The Eurocom P150EM with GeForce GTX 980M upgrade kit installed smokes the original GeForce GTX 675MX in Tomb Raider set to Ultimate. Although I'd built a couple desk tops, I was out of my depth playing with a laptop. Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. This seems like an easy temporary fix! http://ovmonline.com/is-my/is-my-laptop-powerful-enough.html

Aman June 22, 2011 | I can believe this actually worked, i have a compaq presario f500 and i had the same issue i.e. What do you think the problem is? Let cool down for 30 minutes with oven door partially opened ! Even with its high price and risks, however, there's some justification for doing a graphics upgrade on a laptop if you want the performance and are willing to do the work.  https://www.eightforums.com/performance-maintenance/38768-my-asus-laptop-due-having-cpu-gpu-melt-down.html

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Gabriel December 5, 2010 | hi!! cannot boot from dvd, Asus laptop with 8.1 in Installation & Setup I got into BIOS and found a menu I've never seen before. Pretty cool if you ask me. (actually, hot.) I'll probably end up selling one of those cards. Heat pipes, for those who don’t know, are cooling mechanisms that wick heat away where it can be expelled by blowing cool air through it.

I just published a new post about NVIDIA chip repair here: http://www.laptoprepair101.com/laptop/2011/02/23/fix-laptop-motherboard-with-failed-nvidia-graphics-chip/ dv6000 March 14, 2011 | Hi, I just did the bubble wrap method. It might work. Try booting your laptop with Ubuntu (live Linux CD). There is still not an open standard spec so it hasn't really caught on.

Btw, in that case, is it means tat i have to use heat gun? Newegg sometimes it turns off by itself or otherwise the screen blurs it self with different side colors what pattern of repairing should i use? Karl I just did this with my 9800GT which started to crash when in games and eventually prevented Windows from booting and showed artefacts on the BIOS screen. https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?8956-How-To-G60VX-Massive-Performance-Boost First, browse Eurocom’s VGA showroom to see whether the company sells a GPU for your laptop.  Eurocom supports Clevo units in addition to Alienware units.

Nope, the best way is replacing the motherboard with a new one but it's very expensive. Now it's time to trash the card with coca-cola cans. Try replacing the cable. 3. What does it mea - Tech Support My laptop is saying preparing automatic repair then says diagnosing your pc what should I do - Tech Support what is the most "repairable"

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I've tried it once (without success) after a 385F reflow on my GPU I mentioned before. http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/56202-35-what-reflow-laptop-repair Took it apart and cleaned off all dirt and heat transfer paste Lined a cookie sheet with tin foil and put the card in, sitting up on tin foil balls Baked Can I Run It I used a SEPARATE thermometer. Dell Geoffrey May 23, 2011 | Hi, when i power on my pavillion dv6000, all led light on, couples of seconds, it shut down, and automatically on bec again for 2 seconds,

cj2600 February 1, 2011 | SAN, i have problem in compaq cq60-101au . So from a certain point of view, spending $1,000 to get state-of-the-art performance saves you $1,000. If I turned it to 720P, would the problem go away (assuming screen size is the culprit)? Paul May 11, 2011 | OMG You are a genius my friend.

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... maskur December 13, 2010 | good idea..but how long life time after repair? But those drivers would not recognize the new GPU and refused to install. If the monitor where much bigger (it might be, I haven't measured), would it matter?

If resolution is the problem, why would a 40" 1080p screen cause more overheating than a 19" 1080p screen? I think you are right, but for someone anxious to get personal data back or just make the laptop work for a while this could be a very easy and valuable Cant believe it I was going to buy new card after weekend… This just blowed my mind 😀 Nate Yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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I checked the bios, and it’s the same, only part screen. I have found several solutions on the web and all involve removing motherboard and heating NVIDIA chip. P Score 0 Dougx1317 January 14, 2010 8:16:43 PM There was some black plastic that started to peel up, but it was unnecessary. John Hello, that's actually a good and inteligent fix; however after trying that as described, it wont show anything now!

That's all we're asking after all. she's working again! This never used to be a problem! Turning a portable laptop into an underperforming desktop.

Need a project? Here's what I did: After carefully disassembling the laptop and removing the motherboard, I stripped it down, removing everything possible. Can't tell you how happy this makes me! Should I put it in the oven cold and preheat up to 385F, or should I just stick it in at 385F?

Score 0 jsc January 12, 2010 11:20:48 AM If you have a soldering gun (one of those gun-shaped things that uses a copper loop for a heating element and makes a Once you do it a couple of times it's just like no job at all. Then I put the hard drive back in and now it is working. ugh but I am looking for someone who works on the different components on the motherboard.

You can monitor your computer's temperatures in a variety of different ways. If AC adapter is good, try reseting memory modules. If all you need is to make it working for a while in order to backup personal data quickly, it could be a very good idea. cj2600 December 14, 2010 | maskur, good idea..but how long life time after repair?

Was it giving you same problem on the external monitor? Ideally you have to replace the motherboard but it's too expensive. stef worked like a charm…thanks a lot !! Re-applied Arctic Silver 5 to the GPU (BB-sized dot) and heatsink (spread out thin & even), put it all back together (lots of screws!), popped it back into the PC, and