If your Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110 is an aging one, then, one of the most common things you will meet is overheating. Some people even kidding that his computer can be used to boil eggs. Do you know how to examine and fix overheating for your Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110? In this article, we will help you figure out this problem. Overheating will cause a lot of problems, among which the most important one is motherboard damage. The following step-by-step procedure will tell you what to do.
Step 1: examine overheating and find out the source that caused the problem. Find out where air vent of your Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110 is? To see if they blow hot air or is there barely a breeze. Accumulation of dust is the most common source of malfunction vent and fans. So, turn your computer upside-down and look at this part too see if a cleaning work should be done. If so, unscrew the fan doors and lift out the fans carefully to lean it.
Step 2: if you find out that your fans pin irregularly, and then it may be the problem of the axle, you should drop a drop of mineral oil to keep it smooth.
Step 3: find out that if battery is the source of such problem of your Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110. Some people may question how malfunction battery can have business with this problem. I would like to tell you that, yes, battery has business with overheating. Dying battery will generate heat.
Step 4: if both your air vents and battery are good, but the overheating problem still exists, then you might have a more persistent heat. A dusty hard drive can cause heat problems. You should try to make these areas as clean as possible.
Step 5: if you have a netbook or paltop without compartments underneath, things of this may be more difficult. Try to read owner’s manual to find out instructions of cleaning dust for your devices.
Step 6: overheating of Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110 can also have no business with dust. In terms of this situation, you should try to lighten the load of your computer. Windows Task Manager will help you find out what is most intensive. You can also change the order of the startup processes to avoid staggered loading of software. Some softwares can help you decide what to get rid of and what to spare. There are also some softwares that can help you keep an eye on the temperature of your Toshiba Satellite L50-A I3110.
Step 7: if you have such bad behaviors as browsing in bed which will block the heat. Heat can be generated at an unbelievable speed, so just keep the air flow unobstructed.
If all the above-mentioned procedures are not the answer of the question, then you should have your device repaired by professionals.