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Desktop won't shut down completely


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#1 a.h.h.10

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Posted 15 June 2017 - 10:43 AM

My desktop doesn't always do this, but a few times I've noticed that when I shut it down, it doesn't shut down completely. The monitor goes off and the power button is not lit up, but I can hear a little noise (I think it's the fan) and also when I look at the router it's still showing an active Internet connection for that computer (the light turns off if it's shut down).

 

How do I get it to shut down completely every time?



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#2 JohnC_21

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Posted 15 June 2017 - 10:50 AM

Try disabling Fast Startup.

 

https://www.howtogeek.com/243901/the-pros-and-cons-of-windows-10s-fast-startup-mode/

 

You can do a complete shutdown by opening a command prompt and typing

shutdown /s /t 0





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