New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

MacBook - Loud fan and diminishing battery


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
badfish58

 
Member Since: Jul 15, 2009
Posts: 1
badfish58 is on a distinguished road

badfish58 is offline
I've had my macbook for about 1.5 years now and today the fan started running really loud and the battery only lasts for about an hour and a half. It's never done this before today. What do you think the problem is?
QUOTE Thanks
zimmer19

 
Member Since: Jul 16, 2009
Posts: 2
zimmer19 is on a distinguished road

zimmer19 is offline
I had the fan problem. It started after I downloaded a load of ebooks. Turns out that Spotlight was trying to index several gigs of written word. Once I turned Spotlight off, the problem was solved. Of course, that means you have to live without Spotlight.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Transfer HDD from White MacBook to new MBP | Archive and Install - Lost itunes »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:39 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?