1.    26 Jul 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 3

    Win 10 will cold boot but not restart while running??

    Did a clean install of Win10. All went well and all working.
    However, after I did a few Microsoft “Updates” I could no
    longer get the PC to do a “Restart”. Yes, I could and can

    start the PC from a cold Boot. I’ve also installed Win10 on

    another computer and it has the same problem after updating.

    Any suggestions?

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  2.    27 Jul 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Posts : 6,714
    All kinds

    Try running this line from command prompt: %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe -R -F -T 00
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  3.    27 Jul 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 3


    Thanks, but that didn't work!
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  4.    06 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 3

    Win 10 Will cold boot...

    Aug 02, 2016 I did a clean install of Win 10 with MS anniversary update and that solved the problem. Everything
    else I tried didn't work. I also did a clean install of my friends desktop that had the same "restart" problem and his worked also. Very strange......
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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