Question about Acer Aspire 5100-5033 Notebook
After like 10 secs, it shuts off. when I put it on desk. even when i left the lappy for whole day without use, it does the same. I watched the fan, it rotates like 3 secs and stops and after like 5 secs the pc shut off. help pls
Posted on Nov 24, 2008
I had this problem and it turned out to be one of my RAM CHIP Sets had gon out. The bad chip set was replaced and no more problems.
Posted on Apr 15, 2008
I'm having the same problem and its not from overheating. I have a cooling fan, etc.
Posted on Apr 09, 2008
How soon does the laptop switch off? Immediately, or a few minutes into booting into Windows, or ... ?
It could be an overheating issue. If you're using it on your lap or on a soft surface such as a couch or bed, the fan might not be able to release the heat.
Try putting something underneath the back of the laptop and place it on a stable surface such as a desk and boot it up - see if it still shuts down.
Otherwise, let me know how soon it's switching off, or at what point if it's the same point every time.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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