Difficulty shutting PC down

  etlcnes 18:24 22 May 2008

Recently started experiencing odd problem

Running XP Pro SP2 on Dell Dimension 2400 with 2GB RAM

When I try to shut the PC down - Start, Turn off Computer etc the machine shuts down some of the applications but will not shut down completely until I repeat the Start, Turn off Computer process

Then when I switch the machine on it frequently states that machine was not shut down properly and presents usual list of options

Any thoughts appreciated

  Stuartli 19:04 22 May 2008

Have you checked from Task Manager (Ctrl+Alt+Del) what Processes are/may still be running just before you attempt to shut down?

  big bloke66 19:24 22 May 2008

This link might help.click here

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