Recently my laptop just shut down after playing some games, which I can defiantly run. Plus, they're all put on the lowest settings. I had a laptop cooler under it, and was running skyrim for about 15 mins, when my laptop shut down. I booted it and it took me to system recovery where I got reset back about 15 minutes, and when I tried moving my mouse the whole system shut down. Every time I try to boot it now, the screen never turns on and the power button blinks for about 0.5 sec and it just turns off again, in an infinite loop, until I manually remove the laptop's battery. Any causes/solutions for this?
Yeah, I've checked them. They're all clear, and at the time my computer initially crashed, it wasn't warm or hot at all.
Fruit Bat: I've tried other solutions like reseating the memory and HDD, and taking the battery and AC cable out and then pressing the power button for a time, then plugging in the AC cable. Didn't work.
Sorry, but to me it sounds like a motherboard failure. I've seen a number of laptops now (mainly, but not only HP) where similar indications have showed themselves. If you google the symptoms for your specific laptop you may find more info about it.
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