Acer aspire 5502WXMi overheating? and in chinese

livmakt, Dec 20, 9:59pm
So just after an idea of how much to replace thermal sensor in lappy i got. After some googlefun, ive come to the conclusion thats why its shutting down after running for 7min and then 5min and then 3min etc.
Trying to install speedfan but need to let it cool completely so i get 7min again. lol.
Also do yaz know if i can change language into good old engrish. After some more googlefun it seems this isn't possible. Hoping im wrong. Sticker on back says its got windows xp home simpchn 672.
help oh gurus

0800xford, Dec 20, 10:53pm
you have a knocked off version of china xp?


livmakt, Dec 20, 11:04pm
hmmm not to sure what you mean there oxy. its got a coa sticker on the back. but it says xp home simpchn (simple chinese? )
More interested in the overheating probs as i can struggle with chinese until i can get xp (english) reinstalled

0800xford, Dec 20, 11:06pm
that's interesting, you have only just signed up here and call me oxy. . .

livmakt, Dec 20, 11:08pm
never heard of lurkers? much be hundreds dude

0800xford, Dec 20, 11:12pm
boot into your bios and see if you can view the temps/settings
it's an old one right? edit: not -that- old
maybe the cpu paste is rooted [dry]

livmakt, Dec 20, 11:14pm
yes ive been reading about cpu paste. off to the tech shop then dammit. lol

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