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Shutdown but not OFF! Help

by MsRiverRat / February 15, 2004 10:04 PM PST

When I do shutdown, the computer shutsdown but doesn't give me the prompt "safe to turn monitor off". When I looked at computer, it shutsdown but doesn't shut off. I have used the recovery disks, but that doesn't help. Its like it is in standby or hibernate mode all the time. I updated drivers from MS, it worked for awhile, then it stopped again. Thus, I have to manually shut the computer off every time that I am using it. Please, somebody help me!!!

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Re:Shutdown but not OFF! Help
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 15, 2004 11:34 PM PST
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Re:Shutdown but not OFF! Help
by bjc / February 17, 2004 3:09 AM PST

I have a similar problem, I have Norton anti virus running on my computer which is conflicting resulting with the same trouble,
I have to manually enable the anti virus when I go on and when I finish manually disable it, this has stopped the problem.
I`m going to change the anti virus for some thing else.

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Just a consideration.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2004 4:25 AM PST

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