shutdown problem

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by fitfella29, Jul 30, 2002.

  1. fitfella29

    fitfella29 Guest

    when i shut down my comp its taking on average 70 seconds its only started doing this in the past day.anyone know why or how i can get it back to quick shut downs?
  2. donkey

    donkey Guest

    I had the same problem but it was taking me 4-5 mins to shut down. Mine had to do with a game I installed that had conflicts with XP. I had to reinstall everything and then only install what was good for XP or had patches.

    It could be some application or software you installed that XP doesn't like.
  3. fitfella29

    fitfella29 Guest

    its only started happening since i installed evidence eliminator ive since unistalled that but the shut downs still take forever.
  4. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

    Melbourne Australia
    Try system restore if you have a recent restore point.
  5. fitfella29

    fitfella29 Guest

    tried that it wont let me restore.