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This is a question regarding shutting down your PC


Graphicool1

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Windows 7

Hi Guys, when I shut my PC down, invariably a message appears in forming me that it is waiting for a programme to shut down. It then gives me the options to either 'Force Shutdown' or 'Cancel'.

When this screen appears, apart from once, many moons ago, it never tells me which programme is holding things up. Even though there is a space for it to do so.

My question is...is there something that I can do to get it show me which programme is the culprit at that time. Without having to open the 'Windows Task Manager'.

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QuizMan

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Whenever I get a similar message it is invariably a program that is running in the background even though I have previously shut it down. Spotify and Steam are usually the culprits in my case.

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