pc starts up on its own

  paranothandy 22:48 11 May 2003
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I have advent with xp installed , when I shut down for a break on standby, if the telephone rings , or I
pick uo phone to use it , it starts up pc.
then the first time I shut it on standby after 2/3 secs it restarts itself , the second time it shuts down proper .untill the phone rings!!!

  hugh-265156 23:43 11 May 2003

on starting the computer keep taping F1 F2 F5 delete etc to enter the bios(it will say on the screen which key to be pressed)have a look in the bios for power management or similar and you will find options like wake on ring and so on.disable and save and exit.

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