computer restarting after i shut down?!! Tags: Motherboards Computer Shutdown Windows XP Last response: September 16, 2002 6:15 AM in Motherboards Share John1129 September 14, 2002 7:54:52 PM I just put together a system and every time I shut down windows xp the computer reboots itself. does anyone know how i can fix this problem? More about : computer restarting shut | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove CMRvet September 15, 2002 4:53:50 PM what mothetboard and PSU dou you have? <b>(<font color=yellow>as good as it looks</font color=yellow>)</b> | Report abuse John1129 September 16, 2002 1:42:20 AM I have a p4 2.53 on a ecs p4vxad w/ 350watt psu | Report abuse khha4113 September 16, 2002 3:22:22 AM <b><A HREF="http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q320299" target="_new"><font color=blue>Windows XP Restarts Unexpectedly or Restarts When You Shut Down the Computer</A></b></font color=blue> :smile: Good or Bad have no meaning at all, depends on what your point of view is. | Report abuse John1129 September 16, 2002 6:08:27 AM Thanks for the help... now i know that theres an error when shutting down error message says "IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL" I have taken all the pci cards and booted the computer and shutting down with the same error... anyone have any ideas? | Report abuse groth2757 September 16, 2002 6:15:04 AM Are all of your drivers updated? Also, what version of XP are your running and is it updated? I know Win XP had that problem when it was first released. :tongue: <font color=red>Cut the mullet!!</font color=red> :tongue: | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>computer restarting after i shut down?!!> Related ressources: ForumComputer restarting minutes after Shut down ForumASUS Z77 Sabertooth Based PC Restarting Automatically After Shut Down ForumASUS Sabertooth Z77... Computer Automatically Restarts After Shut Down ForumHelp! New Build Restarts Itself After Shut Down . ForumAfter using amd overclocking software computer shut down and wont restart ForumComputer Restarting and Shutting Down ForumPC restarts after immediate shut down when upgraded to striker extreme ForumComputer keeps shutting down and restarting !! ForumAfter SSD install computer will not shut down ForumWhy does PC auto- restart after Win shut-down ?? BIOS Error? ForumComputer won't shut down or restart ForumPC wont boot after restart but boot normaly if i choose shut down ForumLaptop restarts itself immediately after shut-down ForumWin XP won't shut down , keeps restarting ForumPlease help! Computer won't shut down ForumComputer wont start up after compleat shut down ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb Forumack! dead computer! ForumBuilding new computer and appears dead ForumReputable Computer Builders wanted More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !