Having problems with your Dell Vostro 1000 Notebook ?

DEll Vostro 1000 notebook will just shut down/power down after 2 to 3 hours of usage. When this happens I notice that the bottom of notebook is hot to the touch... And, yes I can hear a fan running.


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Get a notebook lap table with a fan in it what is happening is that you are overheating your processor
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