Self Boot Up Problem ---->

By Surkitz
Nov 29, 2005
  1. Ive got a prob with my comp self booting, i.e. coming on by itself after its been shut down. this doesnt happen all the time, but at least a few nights a week and happens at different times. For instance last night it came on by itself nearly 10 minutes after i shut it down. the night before it did it after just 2 minutes of being shut down. i was in bed nearly asleep and it all of a sudden booted up. I guess ive had this problem for about 6 months, but now that my comp has been moved to my room its really annoying. Ive checked connections etc. Im thinking my power supply to be suspect. Any ideas?

  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Take a look at your power options in bios. Disable auto power on etc.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. s3xynanigoat

    s3xynanigoat TS Rookie Posts: 94

    Have you looked at Wake on LAN?
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Yes disable it.

    If you check in your mobo manual it may well tell you what all the power options do.

    Regards Howard :)
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