Question about Acer Aspire 5004WLMi Notebook
My wife owns this model laptop, and it often shuts itself down. I haven't personally been working on it when this has occurred, but it seems to me from her descriptions that it might be overheating. She says it often gets hot before it shuts down. She doesn't typically run any programs that are processor-intensive. She mostly just runs the Internet, Office, a firewall/anti-virus, etc. Any ideas as to what this might be, and what solutions might be an option?
Its unusal for an Acer to overheat unless the vents around the fan and extractor vent are blocked, or the fan is not coming on, it should fire up every so often unless there is processor hungry programmes working, so hoover around the vent areas gently. The problem may also be down to a corrupt driver, so to get a clue as to what may be causing it, go to start>all programmes>control panel>administrative tools>event viewer, then look in the left hand list and click on each category and look for any red crosses that appear in the list on the right, if so right click on it select properties and you can then go to microsoft for a possible answer to the problem
Posted on Jul 16, 2007
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 03, 2012 | Dryers
Mar 10, 2012 | Vacuums
May 29, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Mar 30, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5315-2153 Notebook
Mar 27, 2010 | Toshiba Satellite M55-S331 Notebook
Oct 08, 2009 | Gateway (60.44K08.001) Laptop Heatsink
Oct 03, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook
Aug 15, 2009 | Toshiba Tecra A9-S9021V Notebook
Jul 15, 2009 | HP Compaq Presario V6000T Notebook
Feb 08, 2009 | CMB T43 750 Notebook
85 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: