The weird thing now is that it will boot successfully if I warm it up.
Warm up as in:
Press Del at POST and go to PC Health. Let the system temp...
I honestly don't think that would help.
The system is a clean install and it shuts down as safe mode is loading.
Interesting solution, I will try that once I get the computer back from my friend. The fan RPMs are around 2000 so it's good.
The computer was reformatted with both XP and Windows 7, so it's a clean slate. The computer shuts down every time it loads into the welcome screen....
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