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Won't restore Laptop crashed, using the system restore disks, was able to get to point it tried to register online, but then crashed again. Help!

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Hi Cpippa,
when you say it crashed you mean a blue screen or it just shutdown(turnoff) itself ?? Incase of blue screen then I recommend to test your Harddrive first. You can test by entering your BIOS and incase they have option to test harddisk.But if no then, plug your HD as external HD to any other computer... and test it first.I think in this case you have BAD sector.
Incase you mean your computer shutdown itself ,then I think its maybe due to heat, the fan might not be working or the air flow is being block.Check it first and let me have more detail about your case.
goodluck,takecare.

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Is the laptop running hot? Perhaps you need to get a can of compressed air and clean it up. This is just a suggestion, since you seem to be getting a crash at different points. Hopefully it is just a heating problem. No doubt others here will have other suggestions.

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