You’re playing Starcraft 2 at the moment? If you are, you should apply this overheating fix. A bug in the menu could cause serious GPU overheating problems. The problem is that the framerate of the game menu is not limited. Here’s the fix.
Is your GPU as hot as Starcraft 2? Apply this fix immediately!
Overheating GPU fix:
Simply go to the library Documents (if you’re on Windows 7). The actual file path is: C:\Users\[username]\Documents
Inside the documents folder open: Documents\StarCraft II\variables.txt
Add the following two lines to the variables.txt anywhere:
GPU and CPU temp
Since it’s summer time, you should not only be worried about your GPU but also about your CPU temperature. If you’re playing Starcraft for some hours and it’s hot in your room, your CPU might suffer in the end. Check out this CPU temperature monitoring solution .