Why my cpu open and then after awhile will stop Tags: Computers CPUs Windows XP Last response: September 7, 2012 6:02 PM in Windows XP Share cora_50 September 7, 2012 1:34:29 PM my computer will open for a few seconds then it will stop at once More about : cpu open awhile stop PhilFrisbie September 7, 2012 6:02:22 PM You mean it powers off instantly? Is so, then it could be your CPU is overheating due to a failed fan or it is clogged up with dust and/or pet hair. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources biostar n68s3 cannot turn on...the cpu fan spin when you turn it on but after 2-4 seconds it will stop.. anyone knows why.. th Forum Double click button fails after awhile and mouse window fails to open Forum Computer freezes after awhile, only works once the case is opened up (help please!) Forum SolvedWhy does Wake on WAN stop working after a while? Forum Browsers stop working after PC is on for an extended period of time and audio devices take 1 minute plus to open. Forum after updating to windows 8.1 my apps open then close why is this happening? Forum SolvedAll fans spin for a while then stop. CPU fan doesn't spin. On a working machine after a crash Forum Computer turns on but doesn't boot. CPU & exhaust fan turn on then stop after 6 seconds. Help! Forum USB flash needs *insert a disk into drive H* after testing it with h2testw 1.4, why i can't open it? Forum SolvedCPU frequency stopped changing after a few overclocks Forum Solvedwhy can't HWMonitor can't read cpu temps after upgrade? Forum SolvedWhy does my desktop suddenly stops working and the cpu usage is always 100? Forum Why has my 290 stopped working properly after installing a second? Forum Why it eject my disc when i click to open after inserting in windows vista Forum Why do not files not open after boot Forum Solvedwhy my new pc cpu fan spins for a second and stops then starts again normally? Forum Solved1 RAM module stopped working after upgrading CPU Forum Why is it after i use twitter i cant open a folder in my favourites in IE Forum Metro apps stopped working: Crash right after they're opened Forum SolvedSpeakers stopped working after installing liguid cooler for CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !