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Laptop keeps turning off and DVD-CD-RW Rom won't work.

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I have a Compaq Presairo M2000. It keeps turning off.
Some times I have been on it for hours other days it will turn off 5 mins after it starts up. So I don't think its a heat problem?
As well as the above, now the dvd/cdrw rom won't work. It is reconised in My Computer, and will eject the door via My Computer promt, but it will not read anything.
As soon as a disk goes in, it spins for a moment then nothing.
All my drivers are up to date and there is no conflicting hardware showing in the device manager or system information??
Help please

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The turning off problem may be a memory problem, download and run a memory checker (memtest 1.7 or later) it may also be a virus problem
ensure your virus checker is up to date and run a full scan,these would be a first step to try and solve these issues.

good luck
Terry

Posted on Mar 12, 2008

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