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Aspire 5360 hiya ive had my laptop for a year but recently it has started turning itself off and then i have to wait for 2 minutes before i can turn it on. When i do it does a FAT32 scan?? Its been happening more and more frequently recently, ANy ideas? Thx Fraser

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  • Rayalaseema Dec 28, 2008

    I also have the same problem and also i am unable to use my yahoo messenger and some other facilities which i used while i bought the laptop for the first time. now its been one year my laptop is becoming a SCRAP.

    Also the system speed had slowed down

  • pete3220 Dec 28, 2008

    I have the same problem. Purchased it Aug 2007. Just after the 12 month purchase date it started to turn off when in use, usually when a game is running. Now it also turns off when simply connected to the internet. I dont really rate these lap tops and wouldnt purchase another ACER.

    On checking other websites they state that there may be dust inside the system, causing it to overheat, therefore it would require internal cleaning.

  • awday75 Dec 28, 2008

    i have just purchashed a acer 5300 which turns its self off after approx ten mins running time the battery lights continues to flash orange not green as you would expect could anybody help



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Mine was turning itself off with no warning quiet frequently.

unscrewed the panels on the underside so i could get to the fan, pulled the dust balls out, and it's been right as rain ever since.

was really easy to pull apart and put back together and i didn't even have to expose any circuit boards,so i figr it's a pretty safe bet too.

ob just make sure it's not plugged in and the battery's out.

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The 2 most likely causes are: it is getting too hot, or the power supply is failing. For the first, you can make sure that it is getting good airflow around it, and especially underneath the laptop. Purchasing a Laptop Cooling Pad should help.

If it is a bad power supply, you will need to seek warranty repair, or take it to a laptop repair shop, to get the power supply replaced.

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  • Rob Jacobson Dec 06, 2007

    The FAT32 scan of the disk is quite normal, because it turned off without properly shutting down the operating system.



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