Windows XP not Booting or shutting down

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dvine

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#1
Since I installed a Bluetooth Adapter on my laptop running Windows XP (Home) I am having trouble starting and shutting down. On starting up it freezes just passed the Windows XP screen - I have to switch off and on and from the screen that appears select the last known configeration option and then most times it boots ok. All is then fine until I shut down windows it then freezes at the shutting down screen and I have to switch off manually.
I have all the latest XP updates+ SP1 installed.
Hope this makes sence!!!
Please advise - many thanks.
 

Glaanieboy

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#2
one word: drivers.
Windows XP (even with SP1) is known to have troubles with bluetooth related devices. There is nothing more to do than to wait for driver updates for your adapter.
 

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