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Windows 7: Windows 7 Hangs on Shutdown / Restart

12 Nov 2009   #1
JackNaylorPE

Windows 7 - 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 Hangs on Shutdown / Restart

Every other day or so when shutting down or restarting Windows gets to the "Logging Off" stage and sits there until I just get tired of waiting and hit the reset button. I remmeber having the same problem years back on numerous machines and having to do download a patch for the problem. Windows 7 64 Ult

Any suggestions ?


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12 Nov 2009   #2
Everlong

 

You have any programs that use abnormal amounts of RAM/CPU power?
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12 Nov 2009   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

When shutting down, I find that it helps to log off first.
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