PC won't turn off automatically on XP



lap
07-10-2005, 01:16 AM
Hi

After shutdown it says it's now safe to turn the pc off but it does not
power the PC off. Even with APM option ticked. It worked with w98. Do
you think that I need to update the BIOS for it to work with XP? Thanks
for suggestions

Heirloom
07-10-2005, 01:16 AM
http://aumha.org/win5/a/shtdwnxp.php
Try the above site for assistance with your issue.
Heirloom, old and thanking MS-MVP's

"lap" <lap1974_sen@yahoo.co.uk> wrote in message
news:1117841082.286086.131060@z14g2000cwz.googlegroups.com...
> Hi
>
> After shutdown it says it's now safe to turn the pc off but it does not
> power the PC off. Even with APM option ticked. It worked with w98. Do
> you think that I need to update the BIOS for it to work with XP? Thanks
> for suggestions
>

WTC
07-10-2005, 01:16 AM
"lap" <lap1974_sen@yahoo.co.uk> wrote in message
news:1117841082.286086.131060@z14g2000cwz.googlegroups.com...
> Hi
>
> After shutdown it says it's now safe to turn the pc off but it does
> not
> power the PC off. Even with APM option ticked. It worked with w98. Do
> you think that I need to update the BIOS for it to work with XP?
> Thanks
> for suggestions
>


"It is Now Safe to Turn Off Your Computer" error message when you try to
shut down your computer
http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=810903

--
William


PC won't turn off automatically on XP