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I would use a Can of Compressed Air

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My compaq presario cq42, frequently heating more than normal heat. Some time it suddently turn off by it self , before that it show some BIOS page.


Glad to HELP YOU!

If your machine is OVERHEATING that means it's a SERIOUS PROBLEM with your fan.
Open your laptop (ONLY IF THE WARRANTY IS EXPIRED!; if not go check your dealer for this procedure) and clean a little bit the fan. Almost sure the rotor is full of dust.
If the problem will persist after you will do that and you will re-assemble your machine - then REPLACE THE FAN!
Your computer is turning off because the sensors detect a too high temperature. So to protect your motherboard and all your circuits and devices it turns off. It's normal under such conditions.
But if you will continue to use it that way (overheated) you risk to damage it!

GOOD LUCK!

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I have a new presario cq42. but dont have the webcam driver. please i need your help. thanks


1) www.hp.com
2) On the top right (to the left of the search bar) there is a button that says Support & Drivers, click it.
3) Click the green 'Drivers & Software'
4) Search for 'Presario CQ42' or type in the serial number from the bottom (usually starts with a 'cndXXXXXXX, something like that)
5) Choose your operating system (also listed on the bottom).
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If your Touchpad has a black(?) dot in the top left corner - tap this once to turn the Touchpad off while you are typing.
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Other Presarios' have a switch nearby to do this...

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