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Philips 12NB5800 gets very hot is this normal?

I have bought a second hand Philips 12NB5800 and noticed that it gets very hot, so hot that you can barely touch it and when it was used on a plastic messy mat it buckled the mat. In addition the touchpad is difficult to use and needs a fair amount ofpressure applying and then it only moves slowly. Is this a problem withthis models?
I have only got few days to decide whether or not to keep this laptop and so I need some help please.
Thank you in advance.

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  • virginia10th Feb 01, 2009

    Thank you I will try to see if i can change the fan in the bios and also adjust the speed and sensitivity of the touchpad, but I think that might be unfixable as it looks very worn and even has a mark of use on it.

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The devices inside pc generate a lot of heat especially proccessor.
the fan is usually located on or nearby the processor though by default is programmed to only start at certain temps..
you can instruct the fan to be on constantly in bios(setup at start)
the mouse speed and sensitivity can be adjusted (mouse properties) located in control panel.( click mouse icon in control panel)

Posted on Jan 30, 2009

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    tat4u Feb 01, 2009

    no matter how it looks it can still be configured.go to control panel ...double click on mouse icon to access properties .... in properties youll see headers....buttons,pointers,pointer options(for speed/sensitivity)wheel,hardware and device settings.

    to access bios hit whatever key shown on screen for setup at boot.

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