Failed graphics card, how do I shutdown?

  Fletten 21:42 20 Apr 2006

Does anyone know how to shutdown Windows XP Home without any visual display, apart from just switching off the power!

  ulrich 21:44 20 Apr 2006

Turn it off.

  Mr Mistoffelees 21:44 20 Apr 2006

Press the Windows key, then press U, then press U again.

  Totally-braindead 21:45 20 Apr 2006

You should be able to do it by pressing the windows button on your keyboard and pressing the up arrow, then enter, then press enter again.

  Totally-braindead 21:45 20 Apr 2006

Mr Mistoffelees one is better.

  rdave13 21:47 20 Apr 2006

The FE showed the best method. Press the "off" switch and hold it down for a few seconds.

  rdave13 21:57 20 Apr 2006
  the3musketeers 21:59 20 Apr 2006


  Fletten 22:35 20 Apr 2006

Thanks guys I tried all methods but only FE's worked. I won't know for sure till I fix the graphics card, if anything has been corrupted.

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