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My computer is on, but the screen isn't functioning properlyWhen I turn on my laptop, the light on the power button comes on, but the screen remains black. How can I fix this? Do I...
Answer to "Why does my computer shut down when I press the shift button?"It's hard to say what exactly could be causing this issue, but there are a few things you can try. First, use an external and/or on-screen keyboard to see if it is pressing 'shift' that is causing the shut down, or if it's the keyboard button itself. If it's the keyboard button itself, then you may want to consider replacing the keyboard.
Answer to "Why is my computer getting hot?"The most likely cause of a heating issue is a fault in your cooling system. Your laptop is cooled primarily by a fan above the heat sink. Check first to see if your laptop fan is being blocked by anything. If you have your laptop on your lap or on a soft surface, it may be getting blocked.