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Shut Down Help

Dubbin1

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#1
Shut down Help!!

My sisters computer gives me the screen that it is now safe to shut down the computer. I have enabled the APM and now it just restarts instead of shutting down. How can I fix this so that the computer shuts all the way down without having to turn it off by the switch?
 

Dubbin1

I Like Cheese
#6
Well I read all of that and there is nothing in there that helped. I also reformatted it for her and that didnt even help. Its an old Compaq 380mhz K6-2 if that helps any.
 

Perris Calderon

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#8
for now, create a shortcut with this target;

C:\WINDOWS\system32\tsshutdn.exe 0 /DELAY:0 /POWERDOWN

leave it on your desktop

if you want, create a keyboard shortcut to the powerdown by right clicking the shortcut after you create it, bring focus to the box that says "shortcut", and use an f key you don't use.
 

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