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Laptop intermittently turns off

I have a acer laptop and it intermittently turns itself off. It sometimes takes a few minutes before it will restart again and it will be fine until it happens again sometimes a couple of days later, or on other occassions it has happened 6 times in a row. Yesterday it started playing up first thing in the morning, it reoccured approx 6 times and then I turned the wireless off restarted and it was ok for the rest of the day even when I turned the wireless back on. It is really frustrating because it normally shuts down when you are in the middle of writing a document or writing an e mail. It turns itself off as though it has lost power but when we manage to restart it no errors come up to give any indication of what has happened.

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  • sheralee Sep 15, 2008

    Done all that done a memory test as well nothing untoward as if someone has come along and just turns it off

  • sheralee Sep 15, 2008

    no but when I started it without the wireless yesterday it came on and about an hour or so later I turned the wireless back on and it was fine, but on this occasion I couldn't get it to start so I turned the wireless off so I don't know if this was a coinciddence or not.

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I think this the virus problem have youantivirus with you otherwise please download free avg and scan your system

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Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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    Boopathy Thangamuthu Sep 15, 2008

    you are telling that when the wireless is on then only the problem is arriving right?




  • Boopathy Thangamuthu
    Boopathy Thangamuthu Sep 15, 2008

    Ok try this wireless your wirelss driver and try to work with out wirelss for a day or more it will ive usthe solution i think so




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