Computer not turning off Tags: CPUs Computer Power Switch Last response: May 6, 2010 2:12 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs May 6, 2010 10:49:30 AM Hello, Computer locks up and will not turn off from the power switch. Has to be unpluged to bet turned off. Then does not start up More about : computer turning ekoostik a b à CPUs May 6, 2010 10:58:37 AM Try holding the power button in for 10 seconds. Sounds to me though like your real problem is that the computer locks up. m 0 l vvhocare5 a b à CPUs May 6, 2010 2:12:29 PM Did it just start doing this? Is this a new build or an existing system? Did anything change? Is it stable otherwise? Can you select shutdown from the menu? Almost sounds like your power switch is disconnected from the motherboard. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedComputer Turning Off when Gaming! Forum SolvedComputer turning off, problems with flash, skype, or what? Forum SolvedComputer turning on for 1 second then turning off... Forum SolvedComputer turning off while gaming Forum SolvedComputer is turning off since I got an upgrade Forum SolvedComputer keeps turning off? Forum SolvedMy computer keeps turning on when I turn it off Forum SolvedComputer turning off during certain games Forum SolvedWhy is my computer turning off? Forum SolvedComputer turns on and accesses BIOS and shuts off after 10 seconds, 2 beeps when turning on Forum SolvedComputer isn't overheating but it keeps turning off... Forum SolvedComputer problems (turning off randomly) Forum SolvedBlack Screen on bootup with computer turning itself on and then off and then on again. Forum SolvedComputer turning on and off repeatedly; CPU probably to blame Forum SolvedComputer turns off after only a few seconds of turning on Forum Solvedcomputer constantly turning off and then instantly back on Forum SolvedHouse lights turning off when plugging the computer HELP Forum Solvedcomputer problems with turning on and off Forum SolvedComputer turning off in 1 second Forum SolvedComputer keep randomly turning off (PSU Failure)? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !