pc shuts down

  phild 23:42 02 Jul 2003
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can anyone please help. running xp pc boots up and loads desktop with all icons . if i click on any icon pc shuts down and re boots. even if i dont click on an icon the pc shuts down after about 10 secs. ps ..the pc is on aol

  so3003 23:57 02 Jul 2003

Are any programs loading that cause this?

Try starting up in safe mode and see if it still happens. Do a full virus scan etc etc, check startup folder, think about any other programs that may be starting on boot-up.

Hope this helps
Scott

  phild 00:30 03 Jul 2003

have tried starting in safe mode but you cant get on the internet in safe mode usins aol. thanks anyway

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