PC keeps rebooting on shutdown

  griffo 10:03 25 Aug 2009

In the last 48 hours my PC has started to reboot immediately after shutdown.

I have tried scandisk and sfc /scannow and system restore without success. Can anyone suggest a remedy please?

  Technotiger 10:12 25 Aug 2009

Try this ...

Right-click My Computer, and then click Properties>Advanced tab>

Under Start-up and Recovery, click Settings to open the Start-up and Recovery dialog box.

Clear the Automatically restart check box, and click OK the necessary number of times.

Restart your computer for the settings to take effect.

  griffo 10:35 25 Aug 2009

Thanks for the response TT - tried that, didn't work.

  Technotiger 10:58 25 Aug 2009

Perhaps this will help ...

click here

  Stuartli 11:01 25 Aug 2009

See my posting at the end of this link:

click here

  griffo 12:04 25 Aug 2009

Thanks for the ideas. Have solved it now by disabling the power-on option for the onboard LAN, in Power Management in the BIOS.

The only occurrence I could think of was the Powerline plug to this PC had packed-up (again), so this seemed a possible link to the problem.

Thanks again.

  Technotiger 12:21 25 Aug 2009

Grreat, thanks for your feedback.

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