Instant shut off when playing games

Johny T

Mar 26, 2016
When I play some more demanding games with the power cable connected then my Asus k55vm screen turns black and the computer takes about 5 minutes to turn on. Is there a way to turn this off because I am sick of my notebook turning off when playing games.
I have tried to clean the notebook.

Please do try these troubleshooting steps that may help.
- Go to Device Manager and uninstall the Nvidia graphics driver.
- Next is to open Programs and Features then uninstall anything related to Nvidia.
- Once completely uninstalled, download and install the latest driver.
- Here's the link:
- Reboot the laptop once the latest driver has been installed.
- Do also set Nvidia as the default GPU.
- Here's how:
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
AG95 Laptop Tech Support 5
F Laptop Tech Support 7
canexicans Laptop Tech Support 3
R Laptop Tech Support 1
T Laptop Tech Support 1
D Laptop Tech Support 1
E Laptop Tech Support 3
A Laptop Tech Support 2
O Laptop Tech Support 2
M Laptop Tech Support 4
P Laptop Tech Support 3
bmw-vision Laptop Tech Support 2
Barkze Laptop Tech Support 1
fasthunterX Laptop Tech Support 1
C Laptop Tech Support 1
R Laptop Tech Support 1
D Laptop Tech Support 2
MrSalty Laptop Tech Support 4
R Laptop Tech Support 1
D Laptop Tech Support 5
Similar threads
Question Recently bought helios 300 predator laptop gtx 1050 ti. Problem is it charges upto 100% and when i remove the charger it drops down to 99% instantly
Internet explorer when clicked, flashes and closes almost instantly. Only on non-administrative accounts
Toshiba Satellite powers off instantly without warning, I'm paralyzed so that's bad because I cannot push the button myself.
Get my Asus laptop out of locked mode? When I was booting up the last time, I swiped my hand across the keyboard, instantly I
DELL XPS battery runs out instantly under loads
toshiba media player truelink converted all my mp4 files to truelink instantly without my ok. anyway to undo??
Laptop wakes up instantly
my new laptop shut down instantly. first time it was blue screen then it couldn't power on. tried the remove battery for 30sec
Battery drains instantly(literally) when just starting a heavy application
New Acer Aspire E 15 Shutting Off, No BSOD or Freezing, Instant Off Crash
Laptop instantly shuts off as if overheating despite normal temperatures.
Laptop Battery Instantly Depletes At 20%
Instant shutdown after laptop turned on
MSI GE62 2QD notebook instant game crash?
Gaming laptop, when starting games on battery, battery instantly loses all power
Turns off instantly
Computer instantly shut off; loads to repair screen for a second and instantly shuts off again
My Laptop Crashes (instantly turns off) When playing SOME Games
Plugged a secondhand USB peripheral into my laptop, instant shutdown and now will not boot
My laptop shuts down instantly when i play games, i have a printscreen, is this temperature normal?