I want to turn my Laptop off!

  muscic lover 14:20 12 Sep 2007
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When i switch off my laptop and sign out of windows XP it goes through the motions of switching everything off except itself!

I get to a screen that says "it is now safe to switch off your computer" and it stays there until I press the power button, then it switches off.

I have looked in the power management section in the 'control panel' but it still does it.

Any ideas folk?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:30 12 Sep 2007

Make sure power managemnt options in BIOS are set for operating system complient.

  silverous 14:30 12 Sep 2007
  muscic lover 14:37 12 Sep 2007

Bargain, It now switches off like a dream machine should!


Thanks guys. Respect!

  silverous 14:39 12 Sep 2007

What was it - BIOS?

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