notebook keeps shutting on and off

Sony Vaio vpceb24fx/wi notebook
September 15, 2010 at 13:39:03
Specs: Windows Vista, Pentium(R)M/512
when I turn on the wireless switch my notebook shows a very quick blue screen then shuts down and reboot. It will continue until I turn the wireless switch off.

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September 15, 2010 at 14:37:25
To stop a blue screen auto reboot so you can read the error message from the screen:
Go to Start -> Control Panel -> System
Go to Advanced
Under the Startup and Recovery section, click Settings...
Under System Failure, un-check "Automatically restart"
Now you can put that EXACT error message into Google.

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September 15, 2010 at 15:33:11
If your turning the wireless on and off and then it blue screens out, this could be one of several problems.

- Try re-installing the drivers to the wireless device on your laptop. Corrupted drivers can do this to a computer/laptop.

- The actual wireless hardware might have failed. If this is the case, there are USB wireless receivers you can purchase.

- Try booting up in Safe Mode with networking and see what happens there. If you turn the wireless on and it the laptop stays on, it means its a software issue.

Let me know how it goes!

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