System shut down Tags: Laptops Windows XP Shutdown Toshiba Last response: November 3, 2011 2:57 PM in Windows XP Share dndunn November 2, 2011 4:17:57 PM Hello, I have a Toshiba laptop, Windows XP SP3. If I leave the unit on overnight and online, it is shut down in the morning. Any ideas? Thanks, Dave in Indiana More about : system shut Hawkeye22 a b D Laptop November 2, 2011 5:25:00 PM Umm, stupid question, but do you leave it plugged in. Perhaps the battery is being drained. dndunn November 2, 2011 5:59:12 PM Yes, I do leave it plugged in! Stupid question? I'll look elsewhere. Related resources System won't shut down - Forum My system shut down suddenly in 20-30 seconds - Forum All fans run when system shut down - Forum Why does my Crucial 64GB SSD shut down my system ? - Forum Can A Bad CMOS Battery Shut Down A System ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 a b D Laptop November 2, 2011 6:08:02 PM Without knowing your level of knowledge, it's best to start with basics. You'd be amazed at some of the simplest of questions asked on here. me 1 November 3, 2011 2:57:25 PM Check power option in control panel... Certain Bios have some power options, you can check that also... It could be caused also by overheating issues (try Speedfan) or the power supply ... For advanced settings on power options, use cmd Type: powercfg /? to see all options You can do and see much more here... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSystem restarts when i press shut down ForumNew system doesn't shut down . ForumSystem shut down randomly, wont turn back on. ForumSystem not shut down ForumNew power supply causing system to shut down ? Forum2-year old system with intemittent shut-down ForumWhy does my system sometimes turn on itself after i've shut down ? ForumRandom System shut-down >=( ForumSYSTEM HAS SHUT DOWN DUE TO THERMAL OVER HEAT PROBLEM ForumWhy does my ps3 system shut down when I hookup my blu-ray ribbon? ForumGetting past administrative password ForumMy system restore does not work for any date? ForumSystem is shutting down when installing any software ForumSystem Hangtime ForumSystem dell 745 driver More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !