Start and shut down in seconds Tags: Computers Shutdown Memory Windows XP Last response: December 30, 2010 11:55 AM in Windows XP Share leslyn December 30, 2010 12:16:00 AM Hello, computer starts then shut down in few seconds, if i take out memory no beeping More about : start shut seconds | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove aford10 Memory Expert December 30, 2010 1:14:37 AM Is it a new build? How long has it been doing this? What kind of computer and hardware specs? | Report abuse Capn Ron December 30, 2010 1:59:43 AM Interface "grease" between heatsink and CPU | Report abuse Saga Lout December 30, 2010 11:55:53 AM Possible malware hit on winlogonui? Does tapping Function 8 and looking at the Advanced Boot Menu behave any better? If it does, try Safe Mode with Networking and log on as Administrator. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Start and shut down in seconds> Related ressources: ForumMy system shut down suddenly in 20-30 seconds ForumUSB device over current status detected will shut down in 15 seconds ForumShut down after 3 seconds ForumNew i3 2100 build can't be Shut Down ! Restarts after 5 seconds . ForumNew build-self pc can only shuts down after 2 seconds after start ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumShut down after 5 seconds ForumNon stop beeps for 10ish seconds then shut down on new build ForumNew Motherboard starting up and shutting down after 3 seconds ForumMy Dell Laptop won't shut down , start up, overheated possibly [URGENT] ForumPC starts up then shuts down after a few seconds before booting up ForumLow-spec machine shut 's down after 10 seconds ForumComputer shuts down seconds after starting ForumSystem starts then shuts down seconds later ForumComputer shuts down 3 seconds after starting up. ForumDell dimension c521 starts up but shuts down 10 to 20 seconds later ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumWord has detected holding down the CTRL key ForumLaptop black screen with cursur wont shut off ForumCreated new hardware profile on pc now wont start up More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !