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Want a solution to my laptop

The laptop just shut down without any command.
if it shutting down it does so swiftly without any prompts.
it does not happen for a specific interval

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  • runawaybell Oct 07, 2008

    ive got the same problem,my laptop gets really hot and shuts down, i rang acer and they told me to format , that i may have software problem, ive formatted and im still having the same problem, some one told me to change the settings to make the fan work all the time but im not sure how to do that and dont know if thats good for my laptop

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Most of the time if a laptop is just shutting down without any press of a button or command, it is overheating and shutting off to protect the processor from damage. This thermal protection is normal, what is not normal is the reason for overheating.

make sure that you are not blocking the airflow that cools the laptop. check for dust or other obstructions to airflow. ( look for vents on the bottom, or sides of the laptop ).

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Please check the power management option for your laptop

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