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Old 10-14-2006, 11:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Unhappy Windows XP wont shut down

I just finished building a new computer and most things seem to work. The exception is that when i use the shut down option the machine shuts down and then restarts. I must push the button in the front of the case to shut the power off to the computer. It is a xion case and it is an ecs motherboard with amd 3500 processor. Please any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 10-15-2006, 02:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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check ur bios settings..
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Old 10-15-2006, 10:09 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes, check your BIOS setting, make sure wake on LAN or wake on magic packet isn't enable.
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Old 10-15-2006, 01:23 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks for advice but i dont see anything in my bios that might be wrong. i dont have those options law
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