Laptop shutdown

  wingfield 18:07 24 Mar 07
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My HP laptop Compaq nx9030 - keeps shutting down for no reason. Now it won't even fire up at all. I had a new motherboard about a month ago courtesy of HP. Since then it's had this problem. It did it earlier in the week but then then next day it worked ok for a few days. I just wondered is there some sort of thermal cutout to prevent overheating? There is a 40Gb HD and about 2.5Gb free space.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:46 24 Mar 07

Overheat - clean out slots

or battery / adaptor us / voltage power problem - try stary with battery out and just on mains.

  wingfield 19:37 24 Mar 07

Fruit Bat - Cheers, but I had new battery when they did the mobo - not covered by warranty so cost 80 quid!!

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