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    Not *@!%in Postman Pat! Ruggerbugger's Avatar
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    bending laptop stops freezes!

    I've just discovered that all the problems I've been having with my laptop not booting and freezing during operation go away if I physically bend the case by pushing down on opposite corners!

    Is it likely that I've got a loose connection somewhere?

    Should I open the case and have a look? There isn't much to lose really, I've already lost work with a Windows reinstall.


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    Sounds like a loose connection with one of the components. The motherboard/case flexing upwards probably applies a little pressure somewhere making the connection more secure.
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    strip it down and rebuild it, never know your luck.

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    Try reseat the ram, laptop ram socket is not really secure :S
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