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by enforce73
Wed Sep 14, 2011 8:57 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning
Replies: 13
Views: 3795

Re: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning

Intel® CoreTM i7-2630QM
2 GHz, 6 MB L3-cache
by enforce73
Wed Sep 14, 2011 3:48 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning
Replies: 13
Views: 3795

Re: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning

Hi,

I tried this, but no changes; same warning still...
by enforce73
Mon Sep 12, 2011 12:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning
Replies: 13
Views: 3795

Re: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning

Hi, Thanks for the tips... I checked the BIOS, and it was indeed a bit on the old side... ...so I updated it to the latest version ( I did this from the Windows side, as the HP software 'only works in Windows...') Sadly, this did not help with my problem... but at least I got to verify once again, t...
by enforce73
Mon Sep 12, 2011 7:05 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning
Replies: 13
Views: 3795

Re: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning

$ sudo acpi -ti Thermal 0: ok, 61.0 degrees C Thermal 0: trip point 0 switches to mode hot at temperature 105.0 degrees C Thermal 0: trip point 1 switches to mode passive at temperature 98.0 degrees C So, yes, it is a bit warm... this being after running for about 5 hours. Still, I find it hard to b...
by enforce73
Mon Sep 12, 2011 5:25 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning
Replies: 13
Views: 3795

False 'Thermal Shutdown' BIOS warning

Hi, I have a laptop ( an HP Envy 17 2050eo ), with dual-boot ( Mint 11 Katya, and Win 7) I have a strange problem: Whenever I start my machine after using Linux, The BIOS reports that the computer was shutdown due to over-heating. I am using the 'shutdown' -command from the menu... This happens whet...
by enforce73
Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Only two install options (Katya)
Replies: 9
Views: 1395

Re: Only two install options (Katya)

I had the same issue with my new laptop, which came with win 7 pre-installed (OEM) The real issue here seems to be that the oem installation defines 4 (!) primary partitions on the harddrive, and this is the maximum allowed. The solution (for me) was to remove the sda3 and sda4 partitions ( I am not...

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