Shutting down query

  geedad 06:55 16 Apr 2007

When I shut down my PC (Windows XP Home Sp2), I noiced tha whilst the screen switched off, the disk drive was still indicating shutting down. It eventually stopped and I presumed closed down properly. Anyone experienced this?

  ArrGee 10:20 16 Apr 2007

It's a fairly common occurence, nothing to be concerned about.

This usually takes longer if there is a large number of background processes running. Just as a comparison, you'll probably find that shut-down is quicker in safe mode.

  geedad 13:13 16 Apr 2007

Many thanks, he said, breathing a sigh of relief!

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