The previous shutdown was due to Thermal Event (Overheating) Tags: CPUs Computer Shutdown Overclocking Last response: September 15, 2012 2:45 PM in Overclocking Share asifakhtar April 17, 2008 4:05:51 PM Why I am getting this error” The previous shutdown was due to Thermal Event (Overheating)”? My computer restarts after every 10 minutes and then it doesn’t load windows after restarting. I have a P4 3.0GH S478 computer with D865GBF motherboard. Ram is 1.48GB. I applied thermal grease and changed the fan & Power Supply too but again I have the same problem. More about : previous shutdown due thermal event overheating Anonymous a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking June 21, 2009 2:51:25 AM Hi! I am facing exactly the same problem that u have mentioned and the specs of my comp r also compatible with yours.Did u find a solution to this problem?If so,please advise me about it too as I am really tired of this issue.Thanks. Bluescreendeath a b à CPUs June 21, 2009 5:00:45 AM Is ur fan spinning? Check the bios temp and monitor it dust blocking the fans? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sgirish September 15, 2012 2:45:27 PM It is a problem with processor's thermal paste. A detailed description and solution for this problem is explained in this link http://www.squidoo.com/previous-shutdown-due-to-thermal... Hope this helps you to solve your problem. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumdell poweredge sc400 previous shutdown due to thermal event ForumThermal event ( overheating ) ForumShutdown due to " Thermal Event " ForumDimension 8300 " thermal event " Forumthermal event in computer ForumUnknown issue causing PC shutdown (Gfx card overheating ?) ForumAMD Boards with Overheating Shutdown protection ForumFix pc automatic shutdown few seconds after turning on ForumToshiba Satellite A200 Random Shutdown ForumHave i Fried my CPU? due to no Thermal Paste??? ForumComputer randomly shuts off. Pretty sure not overheating , but... ForumGPU overheating ? need solution ForumAmd radeon hd 6770m overheating psu 250 watts ForumPersistent overheating after applying new thermal paste ForumCrashes due to overheating video card? ForumOverheating or Failing Hardware? ForumI5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 ForumCleaning off old thermal paste ForumC2D E6600 is overheating - money no object on a cooler ForumCPU overheating More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !