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03-11-2010 07:46 AM
I own an HP Probook 4710s laptop for about 3 months now.
Recently I played Call Of Duty MW2 and after a while of playing it just shut down for no reason.
I played it before on my laptop but it didn`t shut down.
And just recently I played Age Of Empires 3 and it also shut down.
It happened twice with Age Of Empires.
Tho it never happened when I wasn`t playing games I`m still concerned and would appriciate any kind of help or explenation from anyone.
04-18-2010 10:17 AM
I have the same issue with my new Probook 6540b. Whenever I play Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory, the laptop shuts down on its own after some time. Has anyone already found the answer?
04-18-2010 04:25 PM - edited 04-18-2010 04:30 PM
Check your Event Viewer logs at the time of the shutdown and look for critical errors and events. It sounds like a heat problem.
You might want to check for a bios and/or a video card update here.
04-28-2012 09:01 AM
I am having the same problem, but I am not running any games or heavy software. Just email or working on an excel spreadsheet. It is reallt frustrating and really makes me nervous about my laptop. Any suggestions?