Question about Lenovo Computers & Internet
My lenovo ideapad N586 7540 will not hold a charge, is overheating and then shutting down frequently. What can I do to fix this?
Not holding a charge is either a bad battery or a bad charger.
Overheating and shutting down is quite common.
1. Overheating can be caused by the cooling air passageway being clogged resulting in little or no air movement.
2. It can also be caused by a bad fan on the heat sink.
Both are easy fixes.
#1. Clean the airway with a can of air.
#2. Disassemble the laptop and replace the cooling fan.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Easily done! Right click your desktop and choose Properties. Select the Screen Saver tab and at the bottom choose Power. In the Power Schemes drop down box choose Always On and the PC will never turn off. You might also want to disable or set the time higher for your screen saver.
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Posted on Jan 10, 2009
Have you installed the Lenovo EnergyCut drivers? Without it, laptop may not work properly and turns extra hot. Try letting it cool down before you try again.
Posted on Oct 28, 2009
the battery of your ideapad is already defective, try to change battery
Posted on Jun 12, 2010
the laptop cannot ventilate the hot air out.may be a lot of dust covered the cpu fan.go to any service centre and get it cleaned.if you can do it yourself then its fine.it is becoming too hot and is shutting down.
Posted on Apr 05, 2012
Replace the battery, it's faulty.
Batteries only have a useful life, then they have to be replaced. Sounds like yours is doing like the ink cartridges, where they register as being full of ink when actually there is no ink in the cartridge.
Posted on May 19, 2012
Testimonial: "Yes. Replaced battery and it works fine. Thanks"
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