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Computer Shut Down

by ceme773 / November 17, 2011 7:45 AM PST

When I shut my computer down, it does not log off by its self. I have to manually push the button to turn it off. Could someone please tell me how to fix this. I am running Windows 7 on a Dell Inspirion desktop. If I shut it down myself and reboot, it asks me if I want to start in safe mode or normal. I am afraid I might ruin something if I don't get this fixed. Thank you. I know I can always depend on my Cnet friends.

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(NT) Try System Restore to before this started.
by Coryphaeus / November 17, 2011 8:28 AM PST
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Computer Shut Down
by ceme773 / November 17, 2011 9:16 AM PST

I don't know when this first started. It has been going on for some time.

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Try something simple.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 17, 2011 9:21 AM PST
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Unplug all USB things. Log out then try the shut down. Any diff?

Also, try HIBERNATION. Any diff?

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