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Laptop switches off without warning

\015 My laptop turns itself off without warning when rebooted it says that the laptop closed unexpectedly and do I want to start normally?\015

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Take a look at the event viewer (Start -> Run -> type "eventvwr" and hit OK) and see if there are any STOP errors right before or right after the reboot time. The machine is probably set to automatically restart after a blue screen STOP error (aka "Blue Screen of Death", or BSOD), but that's making it reboot too quickly for you to see the actual error. Post a new problem with the STOP error code and we can help you out further!
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