Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite 1805-S274 Notebook ?

My 4 year old Toshiba INtel Pentium laptop consistently shuts down randomly after about 10-20 minutes of activity at first only when plugged into specific power outlets but the number of "bad outlets" has been increasing. The problem has recently gotten worse, from occasionally doing this and never twice in one sitting to consitently, even shutting down while tryint to repair what shut it down.The laptop dosent feel warm and I tried playing it while on a non-working fan attachment to give it mor


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Thank you for your query

From what you are describing it sounds like a intermittent motherboard issue

Please try the following

1) Switch on your Laptop
2) Press F12 or del key or esc to enter bios mode
3) Once in bios mode leave there and see if it shuts down
4) If it does shutdown thne you are having a overheating issue and i belive it will be the heat sink that has gone faulty, you will need to book into a reputable PC shop for repair
5) If it doesnt shut down in this mode then you have a softwqare issue and will need to carry out a full reformat of the laptop

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