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Old 04-09-2012, 10:50 PM   #170361
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yeah, totally overheating. now to figure out how to fix it.

i just tried it again, worked for 1 minute and stopped. lol. ahh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 04-09-2012, 10:50 PM   #170363
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Old 04-09-2012, 11:24 PM   #170365
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Old 04-09-2012, 11:31 PM   #170366
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i enjoy being a mod ........ so no rant. lol
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Old 04-09-2012, 11:36 PM   #170367
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Old 04-09-2012, 11:44 PM   #170370
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Usually it's the power supply or the heatsink isn't seated right.
Is it a PC? If you can get into the BIOS, you might be able to check voltages and temps.
its a laptop. and i might be able to get into BIOS but i don't really know how to use BIOS.

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well since it's a laptop i just put my hand to it and the fan is definitely running and spewing hot air out of the exhaust, but i don't know!!! aghHH!!!!!

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Laptops older than 5 years should just be replaced.

And that is a very very long life for a laptop imo.

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Old 04-09-2012, 11:57 PM   #170375
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George Carlin is awesome.

Edit: Fvcking cvnt piece of sh!t autocorrect can suck my balls.

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just did some quick research, apparently HPs have a big issue with overheating.

i'mna have to do this Wednesday when i finally have a minute to relax. looks like it's going to take at least an hour. lol.

http://www.insidemylaptop.com/take-a...on-dv5-laptop/
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Laptops older than 5 years should just be replaced.

And that is a very very long life for a laptop imo.
the laptop i'm on right now is what i've been using for the past 7-8 years.

it's slow as ****, but it still works. lol. i hate how fast these things are considered old because of all the new tech.
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