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.
Posted on Mar 07, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 13, 2011 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Oct 02, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Sep 19, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5535-5050 Notebook
May 20, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Mar 08, 2010 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Jan 21, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5100 3010 Notebook
Jul 29, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Jul 21, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
113 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: