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    Elvenmunky's Avatar Day Sleeper
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    When i press shut down, windows shuts down but then the pc does not turn off, the screen just stays blue, what could be happening? cheers

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    What's the stop code?



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    there is no code, just a blue screen and i have to hold the power button to switch it off.

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    Specs?

    What OS?

    Is this new behavior of has that computer always done that?

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    Is it the blue screen of death Blue or simply windows shutdown blue?

    this might help http://www.tweakxp.com/article36963.aspx

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    it's most likely a program stalling ur pc shutting down. which? well, from the last time ur pc shut down properly 'til now. maybe firewall also?
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    it only happens when the PC is left on for an extended period of time :S

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elvenmunky View Post
    it only happens when the PC is left on for an extended period of time :S
    Quote Originally Posted by 100% View Post
    Is it the blue screen of death Blue or simply windows shutdown blue?
    answer that

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    Start>Run>enter "regedit"> in the lefthand window go to HKEY CURRENT USER>Control Panel>Desktop>in the R/H window find "AutoEndTasks">double click and change the value from "0" to "1".

    Might work and won't hurt.
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