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Laptop Overheating

Hi There,

I need some help with my laptop. When it's plugged in, the temp goes up from 50 to 60 within 2 mins, then the fan kicks in. The temp lowers to 50, and the fan stops. But within another 2 mins, the temp is back up to 60. So basically the fan is always on. However, when I'm just running off the battery, the temp remains steady between 56-58, and the fan doesn't come on.

I'm running Vista Home Premium, and have power settings set to power saver, but that hasn't made a difference. PLEASE HELP!

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Another setting . . .

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is used. The processor will run at full power when plugged in. It'll slow down and run cooler on batteries. Look for a processor setting for full power on batteries. But that will drain the battery faster.

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Doesn't sound like overheating.

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When on AC the settings are for performance and that means the heat goes up and the fan comes on JUST LIKE IT WAS DESIGNED TO DO.

If you don't like the design it's best you return it if settings don't change it to your liking.
Bob

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