Having problems with your PC Laptops ?
My Viao seems to heat up in a matter of minutes. Why and how to fix it
Use usb laptop fan stand heat will low
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for PC Laptops
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
My Viao seems to heat up in a matter of minutes. Why and how to fix it
Use usb laptop fan stand heat will low ... PC Laptops
HP laptop display issue
If you are recving 1 long and two short beeps, it is not a memory problem.\015\012It is not a Lid closing or lid switch problem.\015\012If you are able to switch to and from your LCD and Monitor, you are lucky. ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook
Laptop runs hot and freezes - heat damage or Power supply issue?
As for the battery over time batteries hold less and less of a charge until you have next to know battery life. I had similar heating problems with a macbook and it turned out my fans weren't running at all so that could be the cause or it could be a ... Acer Aspire 1662WLMi Notebook
Gateway MD2614u screen stays black when powered on. No beeps.
Hi!Follow these methods, each one at a time, to try fixing your problem:A)\015\012 Unplug the power cord from the ;aptop and remove the battery as well. Press the power button (yes, without any electricity source connected!) s ... Gateway M305CRV Notebook
Overheating dell inspiron 1420
Hey there, I have two possible solutions for ya. First, I know it is only 3 months old but I would check to see if the heat sink is clean. They are located in the back left corner. The part that should be cleaned looks sort of like fins on an air ... Dell Inspiron 1420 Laptop
Screen truns blank after starting up
Check the caps all eight and the 5v transistor it's seem like it braking down under a load (heat up and shut down) ... Gateway FPD1975W 19" LCD Monitor
Acer l100 will not boot up
To all of those out there with an Acer Aspire L100 SFF that has decided it will no longer boot - Symptoms: fans spin up, DVD spins up, possibly HD spinning up - no power, HD or network lights on front panel. Previous Fixes: Changing out 3 ... Acer Aspire 5610-4648 Notebook
Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself. It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating. Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook
USB / hardware problems, caused by MS updates!
Wakanska2003:\015\012\015\012I typed quite a long response for you yesterday. Unfortunately, in my haste over another situation, I clicked off the page before it was posted. This will probably save you some time reading, anyway, as I will ... HP Pavilion a1410n (ER890AA) PC Desktop
Laptop geting hang
The problem is the large chip under the mouse pad has come loose. A lot of us have the same problem, when it freezes just push on the mouse pad and it will unfreeze. The only way to permanently fix this is by heating the mother board with a heat gun ... HP Compaq nx6110 Notebook
My toshiba satellite notebook continues to turn off due to overheating it seems. How can i fix this?
You have a few options here, but I will tell you the most effective way to fix the issue is going to require you to disassemble the laptop.First, you need to establish how bad the laptop is actually overheating and what is causing it. Obv ... Toshiba Satellite U205 Notebook
Compaq Presario R4000 boot error
I had a similar problem with my R4000 just in the past three months. I\015\012simply ran the recovery disc to load the repair console. When it tells\015\012you type EXIT to end, instead type "CHKDSK" and let it run it's\015\012course. That should ... HP Compaq Presario R4000 Notebook
Hp pavilion dv8000 help
I had the EXACT same issue on my HP Pavilion DV8000. After reading this thread I started disecting the machine, sure the issue was a faulty internal power plug/cable. It is TRULY a big job, but very doable without special tools. You pretty much have ... HP Pavilion dv8000z Notebook
GEM GL 1821A black out
At first i would have said it was the video card in your comp,\015\012but if you have tried it on other computers then that cant be the problem.\015\012So if we no its deffinatey not the video card then it is going to be one of two things ... 3G Technology GL1821a (Black) 18 in. Flat Panel LCD Monitor
Monitor turns off
I'm not familiar with that particular model, but in common with all computers there are a few things that could cause the symptoms you describe.A heat build up can cause that to happen - like a laptop computer that cannot draw in air from ... PC Desktops
Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
Laptop compaq presario f500,running vista.Wireless is not working,Windows cannot load the drivers required for this device. (Code 31)
Matt Sydney \011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\015\012\011\011\011\015\012\015\0 ... PC Desktops
Heat Sink Hi guys, Well I tried the heat sink, Cleaned off the old and installed new heat sink...this didn't seem to fix the problem...any suggestions for the next thing to try fixing this shut down problem..? Is there any other reason why my notebook is just shutting down..? when I restart it after it shuts down, the time it shuts down is usually 1 to 3 minutes...Thanks ,,,Michael
Sounds like the power circuit on the motherboard could be faulty. Look for any leaking capacitor on the board, may be fixable by replacing the component. It's easier but more expensive to replace the system board. ... Toshiba Satellite A15-S157 Notebook
Dell Dimension 8400
I have this exact problem. The Dell Dimension 8400 will seem to randomly go into fan-jet-turbo mode on power-up and fail to boot. The problem I'm referring to is not a heat problem which an over-speed fan might otherwise suggest but a har ... Dell Dimension 8400 PC Desktop
Overheating my mx3228 is overheating again. It happened b4 when Gateway took it back from me and fixed the problem without even telling me what the problem was. Seemed to me it was a design issue and they didn't wnat to say it. Now I am out of warranty and they wouldn't fix it.
Overheating is a big issue with Gateway. It mostly involves problems with the fan. When Gateway receives a warranty fan problem they replace it with a fan that is reconditioned or rebuilt (probably from another cutomer's unit like yours) ... Gateway MX3228 Notebook
It does not tuened off itself
What couldn't be wrong with it...\015\012Well, firstly, if the fan is not humming away loudly then there's an issue with either the fan driver being scewed (meaning you need to return it to the manufactuer) or not plugged in (if not on at all, ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ330P/B Notebook
My cpu overheats and cuts off after i play a online game
You should replace the heat sinc and cooling unit. (possible the processor if it has suffered from extreme heat.) I don't know how computer savey you are but that is a process not recomended for beginners. If you know what you are doing though, it w ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
BOSTON ACOUSTICS BA735 volume is LOWER than MAXIMUM LEVEL
OK, a few things here. First of all, what program are you using to listen to music? Some programs have an automatic volume leveling setting. If you're using Windows Media Player, it has one. Next, you should NEVER set any speaker/volume/amplifier kno ... Boston Acoustics BA735 Computer Speakers
HP DV4000 is extremely slow & has internet problems
I can tune up your pc with remote control if your intrested. ... HP Pavilion dv4000 Notebook
Compaq presario 2500 notebook won't boot
... HP Compaq Presario 2500LA Notebook