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Windows XP wont shut down

By A_DOG73
Jan 28, 2006
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  1. I got a friends computer here. It is a dell dimension 3000 running xp. When I press start, shutdown, the mouse arrow gets a little clock next to it for like 1/2 a sec like it wants to shutdown and then dissappears and the computer doesn't shut down. Also the same with restart. What could cause this?
  2. Peddant

    Peddant Newcomer, in training Posts: 1,644

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