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The fan (I think) on my laptop starts making noise after a few minutes of it being on. Sometimes it even ends up shutting off. I can sometimes get it to temporarily stop by blowing into the area that's making the noise.


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Noisy fan after a few minutes start up


Yeah. i had this problem too. the fan is noisy because it is garbage. it needs to be replaced if you want to get rid of the noice. you moving the laptop wen the noise first started is just coincidence. the heatsink is fine, but the fan itself is poor ... Acer Aspire 5100-5033 Notebook

The fan (I think) on my laptop starts making noise after a few minutes of it being on. Sometimes it even ends up shutting off. I can sometimes get it to temporarily stop by blowing into the area that's making the noise.


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Computer ranbdomly shuts down


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Over heating, possible fan problem


If the fan *is* the problem, it's probably clogged up with lint, pet hair, carpet fibers, cigarette tar, etc., etc. For a first step, find the vent on the laptop where the hot air enters the laptop when the fan spins. I call this the "intake port". ... Fujitsu Siemens LifeBook S7010 Notebook

Equium P200-1ED. Fan making more noise than it used to. Continuous noise, sounds like the bearings are rumbling. Can the fan be changed?


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A75 S2112 Shuts down after a few minutes.


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Water problem my laptop got water inside the screen,how can i remove it? pls help me


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Toshiba Satellite M30 Problem


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Acer aspire 5315. now light no nothing will ocasionaly get lights and power up sometimes for a few secs other times for n hour or so.... checked hdd/cdrom/mem/powersupply voltage etc... all are ok... get ticking noise when power lead is pluged in like a clock its definatly motherboard side and not hdd any help maybe which component may need replaceing would help , thanks, mike


Hey Mike,first off, if its in warranty, contact acer. their support is excellent.usually a ticking sound from a laptop is indeed the hard drive (not much else to make a ticking noise other than the fan). If it makes the tickin ... Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

Massive series of problems with IBM Thinkpad


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Feedback noise in speakers and Woofer.


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My laptop gets so hot it blows hot air alot- whats wrong???


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Compaq Armada E500 shut off and won't restart.


The notebook does have an overvoltage and overcurrent protection inside the computer itself. The problem is definitely in your low voltage power supply section of your notebook. Since you do have a multimeter and know how to use it. Take your note ... Compaq Armada E500 Notebook

Fan noise Fan sometimes gets noisy, other times blows quietly. I see a couple places on the web with replacement fans but according to irisvista site http://www.irisvista.com/tech/laptops/toshiba-satellite-a135/remove-mainboard-1.htm the fan is a horrible pain to replace. Leaving this precious laptop with toshiba repair for 2 weeks is not an option since I'm in Guatemala. Any simpler options? thanks Had similar problem with Satellite S503 which I've had for 5 years. Does Toshiba just make l


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Packard bell easynote r1938 starts up sometimes and only after battery taken out


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Installing more memory


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Gateway LP2207 Monitor/black/clicking noise


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My Asus PG221 monitor suffers from frequent issues in which brightly coloured pixels randomly appear on the screen, then the screen will go black for a few seconds. Sometimes 'DVI - no signal' will appear, and usually the picture comes back. However, the issues do not cease. Seemingly the only way of temporarily stopping them is leaving the monitor overnight then switching it on again, after which I get about 30 minutes usage before the problems begin again. The problems occur particularly when


I'm afraid this looks like an electronic fault. Some component, most likely a capacitor, has degraded, is overheating and going out of spec.You just might be able to squeeze some more hours of work - but the monitor is still likely to dro ... ASUS PG221 22" TFT LCD Monitor

Laptop overheats way too fast...


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Loud noises coming from power supply fan?


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PC beeping, monitor will not display


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To run or not to run?


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Loud noise grinding sound computer works ok. Noise seems to be coming from fan cpu area


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Insect buzzing noise.


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MY REFURBISHED GATEWAY CRASHED ON MYLAST NIGHT NBD, I WAS GOING TO REPLACE IT ANYWAY. i'M SURE IT WAS MY FAULT I WAS PREPARING TO USE DBAN TO WIPE THE HD AND START OVER WITH UBUNTU AS THE OS. tHE PC ON IT'S OWN STARTED DOWNLOADING SOME WINDOWS SERVICE PACK IT SAID IT NEEDED . OK FINE, BUT I WAS GETTING IMPATIENT AT THE LENGTH OF TIME IT WAS TAKING, AND IT WAS MAKING SO MUCH NOISE I MEAN REALLY IT WAS TICK TICK TICK TAP TICK FREAKIN A DUDE! I HAD TO TURN IT OFF OR I WAS GONNA THROW IT OUT THE WIN


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