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Answer to "How do you install applications on a Workpad z50?"For transferring of files refer to these instructions which informs you the usage of serial and infrared methods. http://support.lenovo.com/en_GB/download... For software you can explore this website. http://www.hpc.net/
Answer to "Why does my laptop overheats"If the cleaning of the vents has been completed then it could be something running on the computer that is causing it to run at a high CPU usage. Open up the task manager and sort by the CPU tab and see what processes are running quite high. If there is a 'NT Kernel and system' running high then there could be some hard drive errors, then a check disk needs to be carried out this can be done by opening up windows explorer and right click on the drive letter - select properties then the tools tab and click on check now button, this will perform a chkdsk and correct any errors that might be occurring. After it has completed then i suggest rebooting of the computer.