Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 5100 Notebook ?

Laptop Switches off and is really hot to touch

\015 I have a Toshiba Equium Laptop. In the past 1month i have notice the whole laptop screen, mouse pad etc is really hot to the touch. Also recently it switches its self off. Any ideas? I can hear the fan working but i dont know how to check it to make sure it works properly, i run anti virus software and do a full system scan daily. Hope you can help\015

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Cooling fan not working.on the side of laptop see if the fan ventilation does not have dust covered.
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