Re: Unwanted shut down
Cheers for the suggestion. The only thing is it never switches off while I
am using it. Only if I leave it sitting. Does this not make the overheating
> On Thu, 16 Aug 2007 17:57:11 -0700, JT <JT@discussions.microsoft.com>
> >My Laptop has developed this really annoying habit of shutting down about
> >15mins after you stop using it even if it's runnig an installation or
> >something. I have changed every power setting I can find to try and prevent
> >this, to no avail. Any suggestions?
> Check the air vents. Get a can of compressed and GENTLY blow air into
> them when the pc is off and hopefully that will solve it. Todays pc's
> run warm and laptops can run downright HOT! Combine that with the
> technology to shut dthe pc down when the temp exceeds what the cpu
> maker thinks is too hot and the small often clogged vents in laptops
> and I think you have your problem.