Unusual Windows 2000 shutdown

  suburban train 21:55 12 Apr 2006

Hi All

I have just loaded windows 2000 pro on my old PC for some reason when I press shutdown a message tells me its safe to turn of my computer.

How do I stop this and just make a normal windows shutdown so it turns off by itself.?


  recap 22:05 12 Apr 2006
  phil46 22:09 12 Apr 2006

Go to control panel click on system then device manager click on view then show hidden devices
and see if NT APM/LEGACY SUPPORT is enabled if not click on it and enable it.
Also go to event log and check your not showing

  suburban train 21:22 13 Apr 2006

Thanks for help

I just had to tick advanced power management.


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