Articles tagged: heat
Why Do I Get a Black Screen on My Computer After a While?
A black screen is most commonly caused by a screen saver, but there are other possibilities.
Why Is My Computer Crashing Randomly?
Random crashes are annoying and difficult to diagnose. I’ll review common causes and steps you can take to determine what’s happening on your computer.
Has My Computer Been Hacked? A List of Clues and Steps to Take
When you see the list of possible hacking signs, it’s easy to jump to the conclusion your computer has been hacked. It’s usually not the case. Regardless, prevention is always easier than recovery from an actual hack.
My Computer Has Started to Shut Down Randomly. Could it Be the Fan?
Airflow through your computer is an important part of keeping it cool and running well. Dust and dirt often block fans.
Why does my computer crash when I try to back up?
Backing up shouldn’t crash a computer, and neither should attaching a hard disk.
Why Is My Computer’s Fan Coming On?
You’ve checked for dust, but the computer is still running hot. I’ll point you in the direction of a few more things that could be causing this heat wave… including a heat wave itself.