Sudden shut down laptop Tags: Laptops Shutdown Last response: November 13, 2011 5:49 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share manasi November 13, 2011 2:09:39 PM Hello, my laptop has started shutting down number of times.what could be the reason? Please help. More about : sudden shut laptop WR2 a c 575 D Laptop November 13, 2011 2:30:42 PM Hello manasi; Straight shut down to black screen? No blue screen? Overheating or power problems could be the cause. Have you cleaned out your cooling vents lately? Clean Laptop Cooling Vents Are you monitoring your CPU temps? HWMonitor will check your temps. dalaran November 13, 2011 2:42:34 PM It could be a number of things, I'd check the temps as mentioned by WR2 first Other likely suspect, I can think of - ram gone bad, run memtest to check it - virus, run a system scan. It might be worth a shot to boot the laptop from a live CD to rule out any software issues Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer osmak November 13, 2011 5:49:31 PM Does this happen even with power plugged in, or only when it is powered by the battery? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSudden Hard Shut -downs on Dell laptop ForumSudden shut down laptop ForumSudden shut down on battery power ForumSudden shut down ForumLaptop shut down suddenly after bootup ForumLaptop suddenly shut downs ForumSony vaio vgn-cs16g fan stop and laptop shut down ForumLaptop shut down and wont boot. ForumUSB device over current status detected will shut down in 15 seconds ForumSudden shut down Forumcomputer sudden shut down ForumSudden shut down windows 7 ForumCpu sudden shut down ForumPc does not turn off by itself when i shut down ForumLaptop boots then shuts down after 5 seconds ForumI need help! ForumLAPTOP PASSWORD ForumNew Laptop? ForumLightest 15 inch gaming laptop ForumPutting a skin on my laptop More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !