Re: computer shuts down for no reason
On Tue, 23 Oct 2007 21:58:00 -0700, Carlos P.
>I found out that my problem was a hardware one. I took my HP desktop in and
>found out that my power supply had a short. Since replacing the defective
>part i have had no more problems. I am glad that it was a relatively simple
>"Holly H" wrote:
>> I have windows vista basic edition in a brand new HP it with out warning
>> shuts down. I have been in the middle of very important things and it just
>> closes down. Any help ideas would be appreciated.
Think heat, all new cpus have a thermal shutoff or slowdown built in.
Get a program like Everest or check your start, programs for something
that might tell you the cpu temp. Get yourself a can of compressed air
and GENTLY blow into the fans, with the pc shutdown.