Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook PC getting up to 85 degrees celsius

23 Dec 2014   #1

Windows 8.1 64 bit
HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook PC getting up to 85 degrees celsius

Hey all, I have had my laptop for maybe three years now. The temperatures never really bothered me up until a few months ago. They tend to get up to 62 degrees celsius (both cores) while watching YouTube and internet browsing, but up to 85 degrees celsius while gaming. I have heard of using a cool pad (In fact, I am using one now, except it doesn't do much, due to my laptop only having one fan on the side), thermal paste, and compressed air, but I do not have the money for any of those. If anyone can tell me what I can do, PLEASE tell me. Thanks!

My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Dec 2014   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1

Other than a good cleaning, replacing thermal paste and make sure the fan is working properly their isn't much you can do.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Dec 2014   #3

Windows 8.1 64 bit

Ok. I am getting a new laptop in January, but is the temps I described good for now?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

23 Dec 2014   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17, Windows 10 Pro TP

It may or may not continue working properly. A bad thing about heat is it will destroy electronics over time, may be short or long, no guarantee which. It can help to get a cooling device to put under the Notebook, some have a fan that plugs into a USB port for power or could use a Self-powered USB Hub.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Dec 2014   #5
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

some have a fan that plugs into a USB port for power or could use a Self-powered USB Hub.
The USB powered ones are not strong enough. It is better to go with wall power. I had both and there was a difference.

After 3 years there is probably some dirt inside. A compressed air can is not expensive at home depot. I would try that.

CRC 8 oz. Compressed Gas Dust and Lint Remover-05185-6 - The Home Depot
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 HP Pavilion dm1 Notebook PC getting up to 85 degrees celsius

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
high CPU temperatures;upto 100 degrees celsius
My laptop suffered a hard drive crash last week. I got the HD replaced earlier it was a toshiba 500gb 5400rpm HD now it is a HGST 750gb 7200rpm. after i setup the whole laptop properly with all the drivers and all the softwares including basic utilities, anitvirus etc. the fan seems to be running...
Performance & Maintenance
(BSOD)HP pavilion g6 notebook PC
hello guys, i need your help this time to figure out the problem of my wife's laptop, anyway i upload the 2 dump file. her laptop is newly bought an HP pavilion g6 notebook PC, i cant actually figure out the problem this time because she was on another country.. thanks
BSOD Help and Support
CPU temp of 94 Degrees Celsius!
Hi folks, I got a bit of a shock when I just opened Speccy to see how my graphics cards were going, because they (2x) generally run on the "warm" side (one at around 60C and the other around 80C) ... which, even though this PC was built "professionally" and has quite a number of fans ... is quite...
Performance & Maintenance
Teamviewer does not run with my Hp pavilion g7-1167dx Notebook
Hi Everyone, I just bought a new HP Notebook Pavilion g7-11677dx. I download Teamviewer 6 and I get this error message " error occurred duing the instalation of teamviewer. Probably some security software blocks network comunication. Please Permit network comunication on this computer to...
HP Pavilion tx1120us Notebook PC
Does anyone on the forum have this particular laptop working under Windows 7 (on HP's site, it shows that the only supported OS are XP/2000/Vista (32/64 bit)? The machine can support a max of 2GB of ram, and is a dual core 1.8Ghz processor. I will have the laptop in my hands tomorrow to...
Hardware & Devices
BSOD: HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebook PC
Windows 7 is - x86 (32-bit) - Not the original installed OS on the system - it came with Vista 32 bit - Full Retail = you purchased it from retailer - System is 3 years old. - OS is 2 weeks old. I keep getting BSOD. Tried to format PC 2 weeks ago and install new partition of windows 7....
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:01.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App