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13-06-2002, 01:23 PM
Hi my computer restarts by its self after about 10 seconds when I shut it down. I have to pull the plug out to turn it off. Can anyone help?

13-06-2002, 01:33 PM
I believe there are fixes for the shutdown problems with Win 9x/ME available on the MS Windows Update site.

Also you could try going to START | RUN type in MSCONFIG and in the msconfig window click on the ADVANCED button and check 'Disable fast shutdown'.

Plus the following MS knowledgeBase articles may be of help:

How to Troubleshoot Windows 98 Shutdown Problems (Q202633) <http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q202633>

Problems Shutting Down Windows 98 Second Edition (Q238096) <http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q238096>