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Old 05-03-2011, 08:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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my laptop overheats and shuts off if i go on certain sites or open 2 or 3 windows, the fan is flat out until i shut them down, any suggestions on a solutiion.
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Old 05-03-2011, 11:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Use a cooling pad, never keep a laptop on your lap, have another fan blow on the lpatop if this is a continuing problem.
Is your laptop clogged with dust?
Also, what are your CPU and GPU temps?
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Old 05-04-2011, 07:47 AM   #3 (permalink)
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thanks for advice. any idea why it only overheats on certain game site. this did not always happen
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Some flash applications take more processing power than others, and flash can easily get a processor to peak.
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