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Screen freezes My screensaver keeps freezing so I have to shut down and start again - this happens if I leave my lap top and when I'm actually working on it. Any ideas?

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  • jackiefoyle Oct 27, 2008

    No it freezes after working on it (but while working on it) for a short while or when left unused for a few minutes.

  • Andrew Brown May 11, 2010

    Don't understand how screensaver freezes (or starts!) while you're working; do you mean it freezes as soon as it starts?

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Could be overheating - can you hear the fan working? Try installing temperature monitoring software such as Speedfan.

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