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clare.goodwin.125
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my acer comes on under the welcome sign theres a clock appeared saying 2 mins, then after 2 mins it turns itself off

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could be just overheating ,try using a can of compressed ait and blowing the dust off the heatsinc and fan

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Start it in safe mode and see if the same thing happens. Let us know if it stays on in Safe Mode. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-CA/windows-vista/Start-your-computer-in-safe-mode

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