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Windows 7: Laptop still shuts down

12 Jun 2012   #1

Laptop still shuts down

I dont know what could be causing the problem, I thought it was overheating for it to randomly shut down (no blue screen instantly shuts off) I am using a program called "CoreTemp" to monitor the temperature of each core (4 cores) and 2 of them hit a maximum of 61C which is no where near hot how i've seen it get (up to 97c)

Is there anything else that can cause a shutdown? I've read some other peoples post and some people recommended to update their nvidia drivers, would updating drivers really fix a serious problem of shutting down?

I'm using a laptop model: VPCF116FX

Im sorry for the multiple posts, new things just kept happening so was how I updated t, I didn't know you can't delete a post ( not that I know of)

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12 Jun 2012   #2
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If it got up to 97șC it could've caused some damage.
Please provide this info to get us started:
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12 Jun 2012   #3


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by usasma View Post
If it got up to 97șC it could've caused some damage.
Please provide this info to get us started:
It hit 97 several months ago when I played a very demanding game. Today I just opened my laptop to check the fan and heatsink, it wasn't clogged as much as I thought it would be. So that aside, I tested it numerous times, I had the game running in the background and observed its temperature and it randomly shut down at 61c ( its been at 61 for like 20 minutes) anyways 61c isn't too dangerous enough for it to shut down, so I dont know why
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12 Jun 2012   #4

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So you never did give the info requested (make/model of laptop) I also noticed that you have not given the info in the TWO other threads you started about the same issue and now your issue is spread over THREE threads.

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Just a heads up the more info you give us the more we can help with, Also you will get more help if you pick ONE thread and stick with it....
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