Windows 10: unable to shutdown Solved


  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home Edition
       26 Aug 2015 #1

    unable to shutdown


    I am in a similar situation. Upgraded a self build PC from Windows 7 to 10. Now, I am unable to shutdown. I have turned off the Fast Startup, but it still reboots when I hit 'Shutdown'. Appreciate any input on this.
    Last edited by Brink; 26 Aug 2015 at 15:09. Reason: moved to new thread
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 5,011
    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       26 Aug 2015 #2

    Fill out your System Specs so we know what motherboard and cpu you have.

    Have you looked for newer Chipset driver for that board and/or cpu?
    Check for updated drivers for all your hardware.

    I had problems with my Lenovo K40 not fully shutting down. Found a updated chipset driver for it on the Lenovo site and now it shuts down as it should.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home Edition
    Thread Starter
       01 Sep 2015 #3

    Figured out that a utility from the motherboard manufacturer was causing this issue. It's the GIGABYTE On/Off Utility. Uninstalling this fixed it, the PC shuts down properly now.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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