Won't start in Sony® VAIO W Series
Start up issues with the Sony VAIO® W Series
You can go anywhere with your Sony VAIO® W Series PC. It is a reliable netbook that is portable and lightweight. It is best for Internet usage and is reliable for basic tasks. But due to constant usage the battery’s power goes down therefore, always connect to the main power source, and clear files that unnecessarily clutter the system.
Here are some of the reasons why the Sony VAIO® W Series does not start up and tips on how to how to address them:
- Battery failure
- Hardware malfunction
- Virus or malware
One of the reasons why the Sony VAIO® W Series does startup is because the battery malfunctioned and is not reliable anymore. It could also be caused by the malfunctioning of the AC adapter since it is always connected to the laptop. If you have a spare battery that is currently charged, try using that to check if your Sony VAIO® W Series will start up. If it does, you have to change the battery and buy a new AC adapter for your laptop. This is the most basic of cases and it is very easy to address.
Overheating can cause a real damage to the system. Overheating is caused by a number of factors. External and internal conditions of the laptop could greatly contribute to the heating of the laptop, thereby damaging the system. The BIOS exerts itself and the fan runs faster. This will cause the system to heat up. One way to address this is to optimize the laptop. Clean the system, the file and the registry. Fix any errors that could be pushing the laptop to its functional limit. Defragment the drive to compress the data.
Viruses and malware come from various sources but the most probable sources are unsecured Internet connections. They can hide themselves and multiply, wrecking the system and causing it to shut down, to avoid this, use an antivirus program. If you are very hesitant about it since the antivirus program can slow the processes, there are programs that are not resource hungry that can provide the essential support to the system. Update the antivirus program regularly to prevent any damage.