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Laptop Crashes

By yorkshiregirl19
Jun 4, 2007
  1. Laptop crashes every so often and keeps saying booting from bios memory on a blue screen then restarts for no reason?
    Anyone that can help wiv this?
    Thanks
     
  2. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,128

    how old is it
     
  3. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 10,716   +6

    Clean the CPU fan with difluoroethane gas (Dust Off) to begin with, then wipe clean the blades of the fan with q-tips dampened with denatured alcohol.
    Such failures are most often related due to dust, dirt, and hair then by bad or corrupted hard drives, defective windows installs, or infestations of spyware and other evils.
    Do you have the type of Windows disc which will allow a "Repair" install?
     
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