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Old 08-15-2006, 11:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is this too hot?

its a gateway mx6025 notebook
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Old 08-15-2006, 11:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Being a notebook, i'd especially say yes.
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Old 08-15-2006, 11:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
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well its always on, does that have anything to do with it?
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If you were to be always working, would you get hot?

The only thing you can do (AFAIK, i don't know much about laptops) is use it less.
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i'd turn the laptop on standby if you're not using it. They overheat really fast.
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Maybe you can get those cooling devices for designed for laptops.....do those really work?
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