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Computer tech needed - October 19, 2006, 02:32 PM

I have a 2 year old laptop.Never had any problems with it until the last month.I've been playing World of Warcraft for almost two years almost everyday and have never had any problems.During the last month,when I'm playing WoW,my laptop just shuts off.It's always plugged in,never used it on battery power.I always clean out the dust.I've taken off the bottom and cleaned the fans and everything else.It's not overheating.Any other ideas?


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October 19, 2006, 02:43 PM

Check the system log.

1. Right click MyComputer
2. click manage
3. Expand Event View and look for any erros or warnings around the time your computer shuts down.

Have you installed any software lately, or perhaps some hardware? Have you made any changes to the system in the past month or two when you noticed the problem happening. Is it only when playing WOW? Could be your video card overheating. My fan broke on my video card and caused my comp to freeeze whenever I did anything requiring 3d rendering.


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October 19, 2006, 02:53 PM

Hmmmmm....keep seeing Windows Defender in the events.Im gonna try to uninstall it and see if it keeps shutting off.Maybe Windows Defender thinks WoW is a virus lol


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Well you see, Norm, itís like thisÖA herd of buffalo can only move as fast as the slowest buffalo. And when the herd is hunted, it is the slowest and weakest ones at the back that are killed first. This natural selection is good for the herd as a whole, because the general speed and health of the whole group keeps improving by the regular killing of the weakest members. In much the same way, the human brain can only operate as fast as the slowest brain cells. Now, as we know, excessive intake of alcohol kills brain cells. But naturally, it attacks the slowest and weakest brain cells first. In this way, regular consumption of beer eliminates the weaker brain cells, making the brain a faster and more efficient machine. And that, Norm, is why you always feel smarter after a few beers.-Cliff Claven

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What the hell is windows defender? If you watch any pron on your laptop it might be that. Do yourself a favor and uninstall MS IE and go with Firefox for pron surfin'


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Well you see, Norm, itís like thisÖA herd of buffalo can only move as fast as the slowest buffalo. And when the herd is hunted, it is the slowest and weakest ones at the back that are killed first. This natural selection is good for the herd as a whole, because the general speed and health of the whole group keeps improving by the regular killing of the weakest members. In much the same way, the human brain can only operate as fast as the slowest brain cells. Now, as we know, excessive intake of alcohol kills brain cells. But naturally, it attacks the slowest and weakest brain cells first. In this way, regular consumption of beer eliminates the weaker brain cells, making the brain a faster and more efficient machine. And that, Norm, is why you always feel smarter after a few beers.-Cliff Claven

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What the hell is windows defender? If you watch any pron on your laptop it might be that. Do yourself a favor and uninstall MS IE and go with Firefox for pron surfin'
It's Microsoft's version of Spybot and all the other programs like that. You can uninstall it through add/remove programs.


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