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Windows freezes at "windows is shutting down" page.

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by Zeferino, Dec 17, 2001.

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  1. Zeferino

    Zeferino Thread Starter

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    You probably get this question a lot (which is what i hope because maybe you can fix it) but when i log off windows my comp freezes at the "Windows is shutting down" page and it never goes to "It is now safe to turn off your computer." This is a pain and i het hard booting my computer so often. Can anoyne lend a hand?
     
  2. Rollin' Rog

    Rollin' Rog

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    Which version of Windows do you have? If WinSE, there is a shutdown patch which should be installed. If FE, you can try running msconfig and checking "disable fast shutdown" in the Advanced page.

    A very comprehensive troubleshooter is available here:

    http://www.aumha.org/a/shutdown.htm
     
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