Having problems with your Compaq Presario Notebook ?

Laptop Randomly shuts off without warning and keeps shutting off when I try to turn it back on.

\015 Shuts off without warning. When I try to turn it on, it begins to start up, but then shuts off. Repeating process. Will stay on for 5 minutes max before shutting off.\015

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You don't mention your OS, so here's some general info:
Please try to work throught some of HP's troubleshooter solutions given here and in links within that article.
Also of help may be this link and this link
Have a look at the event viewer and note the event error id codes that appear in conjunction with this problem, also note any specific error messages you receive and report back and we'll help you to sort it out. (event error codes xp)

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