My PC shuts down but I have to use the power off

  Jimbobsn 10:44 28 Aug 2007
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I can use the "Shut Down" window and WinXP will close but the power is still running on my tower and I have to use the power on/off button. any advice please.

  mrwoowoo 13:34 28 Aug 2007

in control panel>power options > advanced tab,make sure shut down is selected in the drop down tab.

  Jimbobsn 05:07 30 Aug 2007

I have checked the settings on my other PC Control Panel and the settings are the same as the one that will not turn off.

  ambra4 20:12 02 Sep 2007

You should look at doing a bios upgrade

  ashdav 01:00 03 Sep 2007

Can you give more details re "the power is still running" please.

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