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The computer shuts down with no warning.

The monitor will show a message '' monitor going tpo sleep'' and the monitor will go black and the computer will shut down without warning.
Is it a hardware problem that is easliy solved ?

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    Art Ellison May 11, 2010

    Have you checked the power settings in the control panel? You can set when the display and hard drive shut down. You can also tell them not to do that.

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I don't believe that this would be a hardware problem. Most likely the power settings for your PC are incorrectly configured for your liking. To repair these settings click Start/Control Panel, then click Power Options. From that panel, you will be able to set your power schemes. I would recommend the Always On option.

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