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Armada E500 notebook Power button not responding.
Unless you took the batteries to a service center, I am dubious about your ability to confirm the main battery is holding a charge. The average lifespan of these kinds of batteries range between 3-5 years and is likely at the end of its lifespan. Thi ... Compaq Armada E500 Notebook
Toshiba Satellite Notebook PC Model A45-S150, shuts down by itself.
Hi,The first step would be to swap Charger. Use this charger in a different model and make sure that the charger is working.Then, make sure Battery is working. Remove the battery and then plug in the notebook with the help of ... Toshiba Satellite A135 Notebook
Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
Acer laptop booting only if battery removed and on main power
Had the same exact problem, however, was only able to disable the ACPI in device manager while running without the battery plugged in. The system works well now. Thanks for the tip. ... Acer Aspire 1642WLMi Notebook
Instantaneous shutdown with no warnings!
Software issue or errorErrors generated by software programs can cause a computer to reboot unexpectedly or without warning. If you are running Windows XP see the below section "For Windows XP users" before continuing. \015\012If you are not ru ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook
Screen occasional goes blank or fades into a white background out when running certain applications, but quickly recovers if I shut the application down. The one application that seems to trigger this is MS Outlook The issue does not always happen all the time, so it is hard to duplicate
Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/daughter or addon card(s)....plz do check the following as in order:.. ... Fujitsu LifeBook S6231 Notebook
Laptop turns on and off, no display
This could be caused by a couple of causes, the most popular are Malware attacks and Overheating issues with the processor. Just remember though that there could be permanent damage to the motherboard and no fix except replacement is going to work. I ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook
BATTERY PROBLEMS? My battery needed to be charged since it had 40% charge left so i shut off the computer. I let it full charge. About an hour and a half later tried turning on the laptop and it would not turn on. I plugged the computer in and it turned on without a problem. It says the computer is running on ac power and it says there's no battery in the computer and the light indicating the battery is charging does not turn on . PLEASE ... help me.. I really need the computer for school any he
Hi\015\012\015\012Latitude D620 battery module has a battery charge tester. First remove the battery or turn the laptop over and press the battery icon and the note the battery LED indication.\015\012\015\012If th ... Dell Latitude D620 Notebook
Laptop randomly shuts off
Since, the Battery is not inserted in the Computer and it turns off automatically even with a slight movement when running on the AC Adaptor, it shows that the issue is with the DC-in jack on the Computer.Now, to ensure if the issue is wi ... Acer PC Laptops
"Plugged in, not charging", Toshiba Satellite A135 S4527, under Windows Vista Home Premium
I started having the same problem and worse mine would shut off without warning either from the battery running down or even just plugged in without a battery. I thought It might be overheating so I got a can of air and cleaned all of the ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S4527 Notebook
Compaq laptop problem
That's okay. Your laptop is more or less acting like the old Compaq's always did. In fact, most of us refused to work on them. Your laptop will be running well soon enough. Windows XP has its own compression and decompression program but sometimes do ... Compaq Evo N610C Notebook
2002 IBM ThinkPad T23 battery problems/won't run without power
It doesn't look to me that you're doing anything wrong there.Was there a specific installation requirement for the battery?I recently changed my battery on my IBM/Lenovo and all that was necessary, was to let it charge fully before ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook
Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself. It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating. Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook
Massive series of problems with IBM Thinkpad
Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/addon/daughter cards....plz do check the following as in order:..the Hardwa ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2897 Notebook
3D Games cause CPU to Spike
... Acer Aspire 5672WLMi Notebook
Power problems Inspirion 8600-battery not charging
Most Dell batteries have an LED indicator that allows users to see how much run time and how much overall battery life are available at the touch of a button. \015\012To check battery charge, press the button and the number of lights that appea ... Dell PC Laptops
A75 S2112 Shuts down after a few minutes.
Hey guys, welcome to Toshiba's private little joke. Its just the nature of low cost high volume and laptop basics.Thing is laptops are REQUIRED to be cleaned at certain intervals in their life because of the dense nature and close quarter ... Toshiba Satellite A75-S2112 Notebook
Drive D can not be opened.
Well there is many steps you can take. Personally i would turn off system restore so all restore points are deleted. Virus could be stored in there. hit apply then check mark it to turn back on.\015\012try to download any free antivirus i use a ... PC Laptops
My laptop turns off by itself - Toshiba Satellite PSAG0U-02D00M Notebook
Computer shutting off By Itself\015\012 \015\012This sounds like an auto shut-off signal given by the processor because of a possible over-heating issue. This usually happens when the laptop has been run fo ... Toshiba Satellite PSAG0U-02D00M Notebook
Computer crashes on startup, goes to system repair
What you need to do is first try pressing F8 when the machine first boots, this will put you into safe mode, when it comes up choose Safe Mode with networking. When it comes to the point asking you to choose system restore or safe mode desktop choose ... Acer Aspire 5920-6335 Laptop
My computer starts up then shuts back down and it is plugged in
There could be multiple reasons but the main two are Malware attacks and Overheating issues with the processor.....\015\012\015\012Computer shutting off after a few seconds to a few minutes\015\012\015\012This sounds like an a ... ASUS M3000Np Notebook
IBM T30 - power issues
You might try cleaning the battery compartment. Makeing sure there are no damaged pins. Often times even a single messed up pin will cause this. Also this is a very good indication of adaptor failure. If you haven't allready I suggest getting another ... IBM ThinkPad T30 2366 Notebook
My computer is overheating!
I have the same laptop and this happened to me. What you need to do is to carefully take it apart and clean all of the accumulated dust out. I took the top cover off of mine and lifted the keypad out and there was lots of dust caked inside and all ov ... Dell Inspiron 5100 Notebook
HP Pavillion dv6700 - black screen
Do the following without the battery inserted.\015\012\015\012Let the computer sit with no battery for 24 hours. Do not put the battery in at all. Try using your original memory stick ONLY, with no hard drive and see if it will POST. If i ... HP Pavilion DV6700T Notebook PC
Toshiba 5205-s503 won't start up
In my 15 year career in electronics, among other companies, I have most notably worked for United Technologies as Test Engineering Technician and as an Electronic Failure Analysis Technician for Jabil (Circuit.) I am unemployed due to US electronics ... Toshiba Satellite 5205-S503 Notebook