computer start up

  Brucknerian 10:56 13 Aug 07
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My computer has developed a slight problem. When I close down it automatically restarts and the only way I can get it to go off is switch off the power. I am running Windows XP Home.

The only recent change to the system was I added a new sound card.

I also tried a system restore but the problem still remains.

Any ideas how to fix this?

  VoG II 12:10 13 Aug 07

click here and look at 'Reboot instead of shutdown'.

  birdface 09:18 16 Aug 07

Googled. click here Hi you could try .My Computer,Right click C Drive.Properties.Tools. Check Now.And tick both boxes,You will probably have to re-boot before it starts,It takes about an hour so time to do a bit of shopping or whatever.Its worth a try if nothing else works.

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