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Windows 7: Shutdown takes a while after screen turns off

16 Feb 2016   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit
Shutdown takes a while after screen turns off

My computer's been starting to do something odd lately. While shutting down, after the screen turns off, it takes a while (over 10 seconds) for the power to go completely off. The time it takes to do this seems to be increasing every shutdown. The only thing I've downloaded lately is a game on Steam and updated Avast. Should I be worrying about this?

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16 Feb 2016   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

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16 Feb 2016   #3

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit/Windows 8 64-bit/Win7 Pro64-bit

Hmm... I don't think that's the issue. The screen turns off as normal after showing the shutting down screen, and then the power doesn't go out for a while.
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