unable to shut down

  spixworth 22:56 02 May 2004

pc will not shut down or restart

  stalion 22:57 02 May 2004

os please

  spixworth 22:58 02 May 2004

winxp pro

  techpro 22:59 02 May 2004

You might have the Sasser worm. More info at click here .

  spixworth 06:31 03 May 2004

have run test but do not have sasser worm

  spixworth 07:12 03 May 2004

I click start, then click turn off computer then click on shutdown or restart this window goes, desktop flashes but everything is just as normal

  VoG II 09:59 03 May 2004

Has it always done this? Added any hardware or software? Tried System Restore?

  spixworth 11:30 03 May 2004

had problems with virus etc also digital camera program so ran xp disc again problem seemed to start after

  techpro 11:31 03 May 2004

Some process is running that tells Windows to abort shutdown.

Try this: at a command prompt, type "shutdown -s -f".

  VoG II 11:32 03 May 2004

You could try working through click here

  drayton 11:56 03 May 2004

thanks VoG did install easy cd update but made no difference.
thanks techpro, how do I get to command prompt?

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

HP Envy x2 review: Hands-on

Iconic New York graphic designer Milton Glaser on his uplifting new subway posters

New iMac Pro release date, UK price & specs rumours

Comment suivre le parcours du père Noël ?