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Laptop shuts off without warning randomly

Compaq Presario V2069CL laptop just randomly turns off. I don't know if it is a thermal issue, a virus, or what but it is in good shape other than making its own mind up whether to stay turned on or not. Seems like it might happen more often when more applications are open but Im not sure. Virus scans don't show a problem and the fan does come on sometimes. Where do I start in finding the problem?

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Re: Laptop shuts off without warning randomly

I know this may seem like a stupid question, but, is the battery charged good? Also, have you checked the contacts on the battery to be sure they are making good contact? Other than that, sounds like a thermal issue. Does the event viewer offer any explanation?

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