Computer not turning off Tags: CPUs Computer Power Switch Last response: May 6, 2010 2:12 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous CPUs Authority 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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove ekoostik CPUs Expert 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. | Report abuse vvhocare5 CPUs Expert 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. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Computer not turning off> Related ressources: ForumComputer keeps turning on and off ForumComputer turning on and off after swapping psu ForumComputer powers on for a second before turning off ForumMy computer keeps turning off and restarting- help please ForumComputer turning off randomly ForumComputer turns off a few seconds after turning on, then is normal. ForumComputer will not boot, keeps turning on and off ? Please help! ForumCustom built computer keeps turning on and off !!!! ForumComputer randomly turning off is driving me mad ForumComputer turning on for split second the off ForumComputer Turning on and off ForumComputer turning off unexpectedly ForumComputer Fan turning on and off , it crashes when booting OS ForumTurning off fan RPM monitor allowed computer to boot? Wat. ForumComputer turning on, 3 seconds later off ? ForumASUS M5A 78L-M too much power& turning off computer ForumTurning my HDTV off simultaneously turns off my computer monitor! ForumComputer turning off ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumComputer turning off with no reason? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !