XP Shutdown

  daz03 20:41 28 Nov 2004

When I shutdown my computer now it takes a long time to shutdown or just won't shutdown at all. It previously shutdown quickly. I have tried to do a system restore using different points, but the system restore is always unsuccessful. Wondered if anyone had any ideas on shutdown problem?


  Carpigiani 20:44 28 Nov 2004

Try click here
Link kindly supplied by VOG earlier.

  stalion 20:45 28 Nov 2004
  bazb 21:19 28 Nov 2004

I had a very simular problem and found it was caused by a2, it also caused runtime errors at startup. I removed the program and everything is ok again.

  woodchip 21:40 28 Nov 2004

It's having problems closing a program, Go to Start\Run type MSCONFIG go to start tab and remove ticks then restart, you will have to put the ticks back one at a time until the problem reoccurs you will then now what the problem is.

  stalion 21:41 28 Nov 2004

if you use msconfig make sure you leave systray and windows explorer ticked

  Carpigiani 22:42 28 Nov 2004

If you want to know what all those items in startup are click here

  newts 20:58 01 Dec 2004

See response to Curly Wurly Windows XP Shutdown problem dated 27.9.04 it worked for me and I was having the same problem. Search for XP shutdown, its on the first page.

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