Having problems with your Gateway 450ROG Notebook ?

Gateway laptop 450ROG freezes up after it gets hot & screen frzs

\015 My laptop freezes after about 5 minutes of use after the screen begins to fizzle. Looks like static on screen but then computer freezes.\302\240\015\012I've tried to reboot several times but it freezes up before start up screen. It seems as though the fan is trying to cool the computer but it also freezes on the "ON" position so it keeps on running continuously.\015\012I'm confused as to what is wrong.\015\012Any help would be appreciated.\015\012\015

Answers :

This definitely sounds like a heat problem. The system fan should cool it, but there may be a lot of dirt in the heat sink or along the path that the fan blows air. The first thing I would try is to get a can of canned air and blow it into all the vents under and on the side of the computer. If it is dusty, keep your face away.

You didn't say, but if you let the system cool down for a while (maybe 15 minutes or so) and start it up again and the same thing happens, it['s definitely a heat issue.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Gateway laptop 450ROG freezes up after it gets hot & screen frzs


This definitely sounds like a heat problem. The system fan should cool it, but there may be a lot of dirt in the heat sink or along the path that the fan blows air. The first thing I would try is to get a can of canned air and blow it into all the ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Gateway 450ROG Heating Up, Fan Constantly On, Screen Distortions


Your son may have solved your problem. You will be amazed at how much dust can accumulate inside a laptop. I clean mine out at least once a week. The drop in temp is suprising! Please report back if that solved it. ... Gateway M675 Laptop

Gateway 450ROG Heating Up, Fan Constantly On, Screen Distortions


I am working on a Gateway 450rog for a client. I was having the same problem. I believe the issue is the CPU is not being properly cooled. I took apart the laptop and removed the heatsink. I saw that any thermal compound that was between the CPU ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

9800M GTS gpu instability in gateway p-7805u fx laptop....


Maybe a little late of a response, however... Ive had the p-7805u for quite a while. I had the same problem which I noticed that was triggered specially by old games rather than demanding games like Crysis. In fact, the computer never gave me a probl ... Gateway P-7807u Notebook

Z61t overheating lenovo z61t overheats often the bottom gets very hot, the computer has issues then shuts off without warning. after it cools it reboots. a) will this harm my machine in the short term or long term? b) how can i fix it?


IQuismO here...i posted this in the lenovo forums:The Z-series laptops tend to have more of an overheating issue when\015\012compared to other thinkpads due to the vent design of the heatsink\015\012fan. The copper fins may look clean fr ... Lenovo ThinkPad Z61t Notebook

Coolonh=g Assembly First my Gateway 450ROG would freeze up I sent it to be checked by an I.T person, I was told it was the because the computer was over heating so I replaced the cooling assembly. I download the laptop monitor and it say that the fan on the cooling assembly is not working so I put the old one back in it does not work either. Would this mean that the problem is still the cooling system or the motherboard, as you do hear the swarlling of the fan when you turn on the laptop.


I put Silver Oxide thermal compound on the CPU because it was old and wearing off. Someone on here suggested that it could help. Not that my cooling assembly was not working. IT DID NOT FIX THE PROBLEM!!! My 450rog is about 5 to 6 years old and only ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

When I turn on my toshiba satellite laptop it displays the toshiba screen as it normally would, followed by screen with black and white progress bar at bottom but freezes at about 1/4 the way. So my only option is to restart. Then I tried doing the F8 thing to get to the startup screens with all the configuration settings. I can't get any farther than this. I tried using an xp boot disc I downloaded off the internet and this also gets me nowhere? Any suggestions?


Here is some great source to solve any kinds of laptop's problem.\015\012\015\012» Hp Laptop's Solution» ... Toshiba Satellite A75-S229 Notebook

HP DV6000 Laptop won't power on


HOW TO FIX YOUR DV6000/DV9000/DV2000All the Problems described in the previous posts are Graphics Related..Faulty Nvidia Chip..Both Intel And AMD Based Motherboards..Though More Common on the AMD..The symptoms of the Lap ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Laptop won't boot up, only get the HP screen and 3 choices


Hello\015\012\015\012First there is a recall on that model's motherboard. The recall was for the wireless losing service intermitantly. HP is reluctant to talk about this but it did not have a time cutoff. No laptop should not run too ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Hard drive spins, but computer and screen don't boot


That why they are a third party shop because i would have check the hard drive first because when your computer boots up it checks your hard drive for the boot code after it find the code that when your screen comes on! then i will take out the batte ... MSI GX630-028US Notebook

Laptop runs hot and freezes - heat damage or Power supply issue?


As for the battery over time batteries hold less and less of a charge until you have next to know battery life. I had similar heating problems with a macbook and it turned out my fans weren't running at all so that could be the cause or it could be a ... Acer Aspire 1662WLMi Notebook

Black lcd display no backlight just very dim


It's underneath the front of the lcd bezel. Pretty much every laptop is the same. You don't need any special guides.http://images.channeladvisor.com/Sell/SSProfiles/13000207/images/16/INV-GY-004.jpgThat's what it looks like ... Gateway 4530GZ Notebook

Upon boot up, screen remains black,disk power up briefly


HOW TO FIX YOUR DV6000/DV9000/DV2000/tx1000/tx2000\015\012All the Problems described are Graphics Related..\015\012Faulty Nvidia Chip..Both Intel And AMD Based Motherboards..Though More Common on the AMD..\015\012The symptoms ... HP Pavilion tx1000z Notebook

My Acer keeps freezing then turns into black screen


Have you noticed the computer getting hot? If it overheats it will freeze up and could completely shutdown. Check all your air vents for dust buildup. Use an old toothbrush to brush the dust away from the vent holes and blow ... Acer Aspire 5600 Series 5610-2013 Notebook

Gateway 450rog Audio problem


I have just re-imaged a Gateway 450 ROG for a friend of mine on the website the audio driver is found (http://support.gateway.com/support/drivers ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Potential Heat Damage?


Alot of the games require that a certain video card be used for otimal graphics. your laptops computer could very well have a card that is not up to the challenge of running those games. if you can watch movies and play music and all that other stuff ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Acer 4672 Freezing


Most likely, your laptop's CPU heatsink and fan are clogged with dust. Try getting a compressed air can and aiming it right up to the cpu fan and blow it full blast. By the way, you might want to do this outside, as laptops gather far more dust than ... Computer System Cooling

Laptop screen is very dark


According to the Gateway Support website, you can get all the drivers for your Gateway 450ROG here...http://support.gateway.com/support/dri ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

Computer ranbdomly shuts down


Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook

Gateway laptop 450ROG video issue when using a projector


Honestly from the information you have listed it sounds like the issue is with your projector, not your laptop. If your laptop was having display issues it would be consistent on anything it was attempting to output display to, such as your monitor. ... Gateway 450ROG Notebook

HP Pavilion DV6000 screen wont turn on and gives three beep error


HOW TO FIX YOUR DV6000/DV9000/DV2000All the Problems described in the previous posts are Graphics Related..Faulty Nvidia Chip..Both Intel And AMD Based Motherboards..Though More Common on the AMD..The symptoms of the Lap ... HP PC Laptops

Screen is black but cpu turns on ;(


Hi Bwicked,\015\012\015\012Based on your post description, it would seem a whole lot of problems and questions. Let's try one by one:\015\0121. cpu was really really hot - this is expected if the unit was covered (bed sheets), however, most units hav ... Gateway CX2610 Notebook

Gateway laptop computer freezes during system recovery


Turn the computer off, then start it back up and press the f2 key repeatedly til a blue screen called the BIOS screen comes up, press the right arrow on your keyboard so it goes to the advanced tab. go down to speedstop and disable it, press f10 to ... Gateway MX8711 Notebook

I power on my hp pavilion dv 2000 it turns on just fine but nothi


HOW TO FIX YOUR DV6000/DV9000/DV2000\015\012All the Problems described are Graphics Related..\015\012Faulty Nvidia Chip..Both Intel And AMD Based Motherboards..Though More Common on the AMD..\015\012The symptoms of the Laptop ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

When I start the laptop the light comes on but the screen stays blank.


HOW TO FIX YOUR DV6000/DV9000/DV2000All the Problems described in the previous posts are Graphics Related..Faulty Nvidia Chip..Both Intel And AMD Based Motherboards..Though More Common on the AMD..The symptoms of the Lap ... HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 1.3886 seconds