Laptop seems to be Overheating!

  Analyst02 20:41 26 May 2004

I have a presario 2500 laptop running WIN XP PRO, which gets very hot within about 15 mins of being switched on. The Fan comes on, indeed comes on after about 5 mins. Then what seems to be a second fan cuts in and by the sound it makes, makes me think it is running at top speed and will stay on until i turn the unit off sometime later.

can anyone recommend a program that i can download that will tell me if the laptop is running hot..eventhough just by touching it i think it is a forgone conclusion that it is.


  VoG II 20:44 26 May 2004
  Charence 20:50 26 May 2004

Have you checked that both fans are working? If one fan is not working, which is likely, the other fan will have to work harder to main temperature.


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