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Window 7 problems

by CNN80 / August 11, 2011 12:39 AM PDT

I have a HP G61-110SA laptop purchased in Dec 2009. It runs on Win 7 Home Premium SP1. The processor is a Pentium Dual Core T4300 with a speed of 2.10 GHz. The display adapter is a Mobile Intel 4 series express chipset.

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Can't help with WMP.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 11, 2011 4:31 AM PDT
In reply to: Window 7 problems

But there are clues in your post. Tell the forum if you have been diligent about your 6 month CANNED AIR cleaning in the vents and such.

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by CNN80 / August 11, 2011 4:06 PM PDT
In reply to: Can't help with WMP.

Not to sound like a total airhead but what is the 6 month canned air cleaning about? I've never heard of it.

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Cleaning the air vents
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / August 11, 2011 9:34 PM PDT
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Air vents
by CNN80 / August 11, 2011 10:33 PM PDT
In reply to: Cleaning the air vents

Thank you so much. I didn't know you could do that for a laptop. So I'm off to see if I can find compressed air (third world country means that some things are not readily available).
Are there any other alternatives to the canned air in case I can't find it?

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Alternatives are more invasive.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 12, 2011 3:29 AM PDT
In reply to: Air vents

If you look at the full content of the sticky post linked to you see a nice addition from a book on laptop repair when you clean it without the canned air.

The reason for canned air is because it's oil free and more.

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