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Computer Won't Shut Down With WD My Book Attached

by tski108 / December 3, 2008 10:03 AM PST

My computer, HP running vista 64-bit, won't shut down when I have my my 1TB Western Digital My Book Home Edition attached. It is attached with and eSATA cable. The computer starts to shut down, but when it gets to the screen that says "shutting down" it just stays there until I unplug the external hard drive. does anyone know why it would do this? Thanks

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Vista 64 support is
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 3, 2008 10:17 AM PST

Somewhat spotty but do ask HP if the motherboard drivers are their best or latest. Same about the BIOS.

"does anyone know why it would do this?"

Yes, but you need solutions, not a "why?" answer.

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Just remembered something.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 3, 2008 10:23 AM PST
In reply to: Vista 64 support is
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