Reasons for overheating and uneven shut down of a computer system

What are the reasons for overheating and uneven shut down of a computer system?

If the system is kept in a high temperature environment, you might experience overheating in your system. The other reasons can be the corruption of software that controls the fans or due to defective cooling fans in the system, excessive or continuous use of your computer for long periods of time, if the air circulation inside the computer is blocked or there is dust accumulation in the system. There are many reasons as to why your computer is experiencing difficulties during the shutdown. Some of them can possibly be malware infection, registry issues, driver problems, system file missing, slow system performance, low storage space, and corrupt or missing registry entries.

Given below are some tips to fix overheating and shutdown issues in computers:

  • Scan using an antivirus

  • Registry cleaner

  • Ensure sufficient ventilation

  • Use in cool environment

Scan using an antivirus

Malware infections usually occur when the user has connected to the Internet or downloaded any files. Some of these files can have malware attached that alter crucial system files which might be causing the shutdown problem. Deleting the infected file causing the problem will usually solve the problem. An updated antivirus program needs to be used to scan the system thoroughly in case the shutdown problem persists.

Registry cleaner

You can solve sudden shutdown issues in your computer by doing a registry clean up using registry cleaner software. Shutdown of your computer can also be due to some corrupted or damaged software. Use of registry cleaners can remove the corrupted files and software and solve the shutdown issue. It will also help in improving the performance of your system.

Ensure sufficient ventilation

Sufficient air flow inside the computer dismisses all the excessive heat that is being generated. Ventilation slots in your computer help reduce the heat inside the system. Make sure that none of the slots are blocked that allow the free flow of air inside the computer. The user also needs to regularly clean the fan exhaust system. Users are advised to use the computer in a cool environment, preferably in an air conditioned environment.

Use in cool environment

Computer overheating can occur when you use your system in high temperatures for a continuous period of time. After continuous usage, shut down the system and allow it to cool down. Make sure that you keep your system turned off when not using it.

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