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Laptop My copmuter is 4 years old, an Acer. Before the warrenty ran out 2 years ago, it was telling me to switch over to an A/C outlet, and I was already on an A/C outlet. I sent it in to tigerdirect, they fixed the problem, and I upgrade my laptop about a year and a 1/2 ago. It is now doing exactly the same thing again. I'm plugged in to the wall, it lasts about 20 minutes before shutting down to recharge.

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    yes even when the computer is plugged in to the wall, it goes in to hibernate. I turn it on again, and it starts charging. All of this while it is plugged in.

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More than likeley it has developed a dry joint on the motherboard where the power supply plugs in and every now and the the conection is lost its a common problem when the laptop heats up

Posted on Dec 19, 2007

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Are you saying it shuts down even when you're plugged into the wall?

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