1 Reply Latest reply: Nov 27, 2012 10:22 AM by ds store
Hjoh Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

If I close the lid of my computer when it is connected to an extern monitor will the computer overheat?  Should I lift the lid a little?  Is there a way of preventing the screne from turning back on when it is connected to the external monitor?


MacBook Pro (13-inch Early 2011)
  • 1. Re: Won't my computer overheat if the lid is closed?
    ds store Level 7 Level 7 (30,305 points)

    Hjoh wrote:

     

    If I close the lid of my computer when it is connected to an extern monitor will the computer overheat?

     

    Yes

     

    Should I lift the lid a little?

     

    Yes, make the lid ajar.

     

     

    Is there a way of preventing the screen from turning back on when it is connected to the external monitor?

     

    Good question, I don't know.