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Win98 shut down problem

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by cindycole2222, Dec 6, 2001.

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  1. cindycole2222

    cindycole2222 Thread Starter

    Dec 6, 2001
    When I attempt to shut down my computer it hangs on the WIN98 shutting down window. No message appears. In order to shut down I need to press the reset button on the computer and then press the on off button. Of course it always runs scan disk because of unsafe shutdown when I turn it back on.
  2. columbo


    Sep 10, 2001
    Hi, Welcome to TSG!

    Take a look at this website for some suggestions as to what the problem might be:


    My experience with Windows shutdown problems has proven that often, Anti-Virus software is the culprit in many of these problems. But it could be any number of things.

    Good Luck

  3. Ichabod


    Jun 28, 2001
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