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Windows 7: Shutting down for hours


19 Apr 2012   #1

windows 7 ultimate
 
 
Shutting down for hours

Hello, my PC recently started to get stuck shutting down and I have to use the reset botton a couple of times and then it shuts down normally.

I recover it from a early date and it work OK for a couple of days but it is back doing the samething again.

I need some help with this problem please

L Morales

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19 Apr 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Hello Imorales,

Try this tutorial out: SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot - created by Bare Foot Kid

If that doesn't work, see if you are able to do this one: Repair Install - created by Brink

Make sure all windows updates are installed along with any drivers your system may need (or need updated). If you fill out your system specs I could help you in that area.
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20 Apr 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If SFC /SCANNOW didn't fix this problem then try these steps::

Remove unused programs
Install and run antispyware software
Free up wasted space with Disk Cleanup tool
Defragment your hard disk drive
Disconnect unused network connections:

Click Start, and then click My Computer.

On the Tools menu, click Disconnect Network Drive.

Select the network drives that you no longer need, and then click OK.

ALSO

Click Start - Run, type in %temp% and then click OK.

Once that temp folder is open and you can view its contents, select and delete EVERYTHING that's inside it.
It's all junk and is a good place for "nasties" to hide.
If a few files resist being deleted, that's normal. Leave them alone and delete EVERYTHING else.

Repeat the steps with c:\windows\temp

After you're done with both temp folders, restart the computer.
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