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My hp laptop won\'t shut down

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  • HP Laptop
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Last response: in Laptop General Discussion
March 20, 2012 8:30:00 AM

hi , I have a acer laptop . for some time now it has stop shutting down , so when Im trying to up date soft ware , OR install things on it . I just cant as It will not shut down , to re boot . I have left it for the hole night . over 15H !! and still when I open it back up and swich back on , it still say 'shutting down' arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr , can you help ???????

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March 20, 2012 10:59:23 AM

Try taking out the battery.
March 20, 2012 11:10:46 AM

I did , left if for a hole 24hr ! and then we i put the battery back in , the same thing ! this can go on for day s
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March 20, 2012 12:05:09 PM

What? So the computer works without the battery? Was it plugged in to the charger?
March 20, 2012 12:14:48 PM

no sorry , that would be cool , what I mean is even when I unplug OR removed the bat;s and go to work IE for a hole day come back plug back in put back the bat;s , it will still say ' shutting down ' . it will keep say that for days , i get boerd and need to use my laptop so , start it up agine , it s only a problem as I am unable to shut it down for software up dates And anti viral updates ,
March 20, 2012 12:16:56 PM

Right, sorry, let me get this straight.

You can't shutdown your computer using windows. Instead you switch it off manually and reboot it?
March 20, 2012 1:13:25 PM

My friend had this problem. Try and open cmd and type in "shutdown /f /s /t 0"
March 20, 2012 1:17:49 PM

OK , thanks . I not at home now I will try later . your last but one reply seems OK , but it dose not seem to work , ill try this one and let you no how I get on .
May 18, 2013 8:15:38 PM

me laptop can't be open... because I do not shutdown the laptop...who can help me...