Why is my computer sporadically shutting down?

Upon starting up and going into a program (any), within 5 or 10 minutes the computer just goes blank.
Asked Apr 13, 2010
Edited Apr 13, 2010
Could be a virus. You should try booting into safemode and installing Avast. Could be overheating, you should have a technician look at it.
Answered Apr 13, 2010

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