MakeUseOf Answers is a Q&A forum. Our community solves your questions about anything related to the Internet and computers. It's free. Ask A QuestionQuestions tagged "overheating" All questions Resolved Unresolved If I buy an Intel Core i5 processor, does it come with a heatsink? What software will let me control my HP Pavilion DV6-6165-TX laptop’s fan speed? Why is my laptop hot, slow, crashing and throwing errors and how can I fix it? What is the ideal & maximum temperature that a laptop processor shouldn’t exceed? Is my Intel i7-2600k processor overheating or do I have an issue with my graphics card? Why does my computer shut down 10 seconds after booting due to a thermal event? Is my laptop running too hot at 75-80ºc? How can I change the fan settings in my laptop? Why is my laptop generating more heat?