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auto shutdown

by nsitankit / July 2, 2009 8:14 PM PDT

someone pls help me............. my lappy automatically shutdown after using for about 3to 4 hrs.....gives a blue screen some error written on it
so what can i do.....my lappy is compaq pressario v6000 os-windows 7
pls help me to rectify this

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Re: automatic shutdown
by Kees Bakker / July 2, 2009 8:35 PM PDT
In reply to: auto shutdown

"A blue screen with some error written on it".

That doesn't tell much. If your OS was Windows XP or Windows Vista I could have told you how to disable automatic restart after a blue screen (so you would have time to copy the details to paper and post them here) and I would have been able to tell you how to use Event Viewer to find out what Windows tells about the event.
But since you're running an experimental OS (the Windows 7 beta) you probably will have to find out yourself.

The only thing I can think of: heat. Physically clean the vents. Then try it in an environment that is at least 10 degrees (Celsius) cooler than the current environment and be sure it's placed on a solid flat interface (a desk or table), not on your lap or some soft underground.

Kees

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by nsitankit / July 3, 2009 12:41 AM PDT
In reply to: Re: automatic shutdown

thanks for helping me.
but i kept my laptop on the table with book underneath but it shutdown again after 2hrs...

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error
by nsitankit / July 3, 2009 2:44 AM PDT
In reply to: Re: automatic shutdown

i untick auto restart option....... after 2to 3hrs a blue screen appears says a prblm has been detected and windoes has to shutdown to prevent damage
END_OF_NT_EVALUATION_PERIOD
IF THIS SCREEN APPEARS AGAIN FOLLOW THESE STEPS
check new hardware or software is properly installed
if prblm continue disable or remove any newly installed software . disable BIOS memory option such as such as caching or shadowing ....
technical information
stop:0x00000098(0x0a3d2980,0x01c9faa8,0x00000000,0x00000000)
pls help me what to do next ............

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Win 7 Beta
by H-bound / July 3, 2009 3:24 AM PDT
In reply to: error

Microsoft: "The Beta expires on August 1, 2009, and bi-hourly shutdowns will begin July 1, 2009"

The fix: backup your stuff and install an another OS...

OR D/L the Win 7 RC which will expire June 1, 2010 (bi-hourly shutdowns from March 1, 2010)

XXXXXX
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PS. there are methods to disable the expiration.
(as per the Forum policies, I will not provide the how to)

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by nsitankit / July 3, 2009 6:28 AM PDT
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thank u very much...........
now i backup my stuff and install another os....

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(NT) (NT)No Worries.. just read the fine print next time ;)
by H-bound / July 4, 2009 4:57 AM PDT
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