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XP turns PC off by itself

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by nealmonster, Feb 14, 2003.

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  1. nealmonster

    nealmonster Thread Starter

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    I have just re-formatted my HD and re-installed XP Pro using the setup CD. After a successful installation and within a few minutes of starting up the computer turns itself off. After re-starting the same happens or the system freezes during startup. Device manager indicates no hardware conflicts.
    XP was originally installed and functional, I re-formatted as the HD was cluttered, running slow and error report messages were virtually always sent when opening my computer etc.

    Please help.
     
  2. Dan O

    Dan O

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    After starting XP Run DRWATSON, which may capture some data of the problem and post it. Good luck.
     
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