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Windows 7: Laptop doesn't shutdown after clean Windows 7 install

28 Jan 2010   #1
John14

Windows 7
 
 
Laptop doesn't shutdown after clean Windows 7 install

Hello,

I perfomed a clean windows 7 install on a dell latitude 820.

The stange thing is that if I press the shutdown button, windows seems to shut down but after the screen turns black the power an bluetooth lights keep burning.

I see no further activity on the laptop.

Anyone seen this before and know a solution?

Thanks in advance.


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28 Jan 2010   #2
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by John14 View Post
Hello,

I perfomed a clean windows 7 install on a dell latitude 820.

The stange thing is that if I press the shutdown button, windows seems to shut down but after the screen turns black the power an bluetooth lights keep burning.

I see no further activity on the laptop.

Anyone seen this before and know a solution?

Thanks in advance.
Probably going into sleep
Go to Control Panel>Power Options>(on the top left)Change what power buttons do

Is it set to Shutdown?
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28 Jan 2010   #3
John14

Windows 7
 
 

Thanks for your reply,

However, the powerbutton I'm mentioning is the one you see when you press start and then shutdown.
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28 Jan 2010   #4
Minotar

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by John14 View Post
Thanks for your reply,

However, the powerbutton I'm mentioning is the one you see when you press start and then shutdown.
Should be one in the same i think
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28 Jan 2010   #5
FZ21Z

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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