LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 12-22-2010, 06:54 AM   #1
sonitarunp
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2007
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Toshiba L500 shutting down problem


Hi,

I have been using Fedora Core 13 on my L500 Toshiba Laptop. Recently i noticed that my laptop become very hot and it shut down instantly. When i use windows on the same laptop every thing works well but when i used linux this problem arises.

Can any one help me to address this problem? I would be very grateful for any assistance.

Thanks in advance.

Cheers

sonitarunp
 
Old 12-22-2010, 10:47 AM   #2
stress_junkie
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Location: Massachusetts, USA
Distribution: Ubuntu 10.04 and CentOS 5.5
Posts: 3,873

Rep: Reputation: 335Reputation: 335Reputation: 335Reputation: 335
Sounds like dust is clogging the air intake. Get some canned compressed air and blast the air intake near the CPU.
 
Old 12-29-2010, 12:58 AM   #3
sonitarunp
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2007
Posts: 10

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Thanks i will try this. Thanks a lot for your help.

Cheers

sonitarunp
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] Wireless is not working on Toshiba L500 laptop sonitarunp Linux - Hardware 10 07-05-2011 05:11 AM
Ubuntu netbook remix running way too slow on my toshiba satellite L500 plz read more. shadow_69_91 Linux - Newbie 1 03-20-2010 06:09 PM
Shutting down Toshiba P20 SuperDude123 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 03-18-2009 08:40 PM
shutting down problem vipin_jss Linux - General 2 08-22-2007 05:03 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:23 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration