Why is does the pc not switch off Tags: Laptops Switch Computers Windows XP Last response: March 22, 2011 5:55 PM in Windows XP Share rishalshetty March 15, 2011 10:32:32 AM Hello,my computer does not switch off wen i close it..t gets stuck on windows shutting down..and im using a laptop... More about : switch aford10 a b D Laptop March 15, 2011 1:15:35 PM It may be installing windows updates. To test this, you could temporarily disable windows updates, and see if that solves it. If not, go to the event viewer, and see if it's logging errors. start-->run-->eventvwr.msc-->look in the application and system logs for errors (red X's) rishalshetty March 22, 2011 4:42:18 PM aford10 said:It may be installing windows updates. To test this, you could temporarily disable windows updates, and see if that solves it. If not, go to the event viewer, and see if it's logging errors. start-->run-->eventvwr.msc-->look in the application and system logs for errors (red X's) yeah found errors wat to do further do u knw..plz Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aford10 a b D Laptop March 22, 2011 5:55:58 PM Look for an error at about the time you tried shutting down the computer. Double click on that error. What is the event ID, source, and message? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPC Only powering up by PSU Switch , but turns off after a few Seconds ForumWhy does my monitor turn off when i switch my compute tower on ForumWhy does external 1tb hard drive turn on and off during sending of files from c ForumWhy does my monitor switch off when the windows is booting ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumWhy my PC switches off automatically? ForumCan a Wireless router work off of an ethernet Switch ? ForumPower switch on case does not turn on or off pc . ForumWhy does my power switch not work? ForumHow to switch automatic downloads off in windows 7 windows does not give me the ForumWhy does my pc keep turning off with power still running ForumNew HD now PC does not switch off ForumDo Not Turn Off Or Switch Power ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumWhy is msn coming up asus us msn com ForumDoes windows xp movie maker have a capture device in it? ForumMy dvd ram drive does not work ForumTask bar menu does not show customize ForumWhy does my screen jump to different sites More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !