1. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Home
       02 Sep 2015 #1

    Computer Shutting Off at Windows Logo


    I have a Sabertooth 990FX motherboard. This isn't the first time I've installed Windows 10 on this computer (I was having issues with a corrupted operating system before, so I've reinstalled Windows several times). Basically, I managed to get Windows 10 to install successfully with no corruption issues. I went into the BIOS to check some sleep settings since a new problem is that my computer won't sleep since Windows 10 was installed, and while I was in there, I enabled a USB 3.0 fast charging feature and since then, every other time that I boot the computer, it shuts off a few seconds after the Windows logo displays, but before the loading circle even shows up. Then I turn the computer back on again manually and it boots. But after I shut it down and the next time I try to boot it, it will do the same thing and shut off and then I will have to turn it on again manually and it will work. I went back and changed the settings back to their defaults, even flashed the BIOS to the latest version and the problem hasn't resolved. Is it possible the motherboard is now dead because I changed a simple setting? I get no error messages, no warnings, nothing when the computer boots successfully. I would like to know what to do before I RMA this to ASUS because I've heard horror stories and I would like to exhaust all other options (without voiding the five year warranty on the board) before I begin what my research has shown me, is about to be one of the most turbulent months or so of my life with ASUS.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  2. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       11 Sep 2015 #2

    I have this same problem on two machines a desktop as well as a laptop since a couple updates ago.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 65
    win10 home
       12 Sep 2015 #3

    My computer worked without any problems with XP and Win7.Since the "upgrade" to Win 10,my monitor shuts down intermittently,the mouse,keyboard and monitor freeze and only a hard shutdown works.The Event Viewer error codes only return a "we're sorry" page,which is as helpful as mammary glands on a bull.The only sensible solution might be to stop Win10 auto updating drivers,any other thoughts on this?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Home
       12 Sep 2015 #4

    Okay this thread is about problems relevant to the entire computer shutting down abruptly during startup. Start a new thread for that since your issue isn't relevant to this one.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 65
    win10 home
       12 Sep 2015 #5

    Driver problems are common to all computers and I suspect that could be applicable to yours.Win10 updates drivers without asking,whether you want or need them.No doubt you have proved conclusively that drivers aren't part of your troubles.Good luck to you.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  6. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Home
       12 Sep 2015 #6

    This isn't the first time I've installed Windows 10 on this machine and the other times, it was just fine. No issues seem to be present with drivers either and I'm aware of Windows 10's automatic driver updates.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  7. Joined : Jul 2014
    San Jose, California
    Posts : 1,951
    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       12 Sep 2015 #7

    1. If CPU get overheated, PC will shutdown: Double check all devices in your PC are properly seated including the CPU Heatsink
    2. Double check all cables are tightly connected.
    3. Admin Command Prompt->run: chkdsk /r C:
    4. If system files are corrupted, will cause shutdown, Admin Command Prompt->run:
      Dism.exe /online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup&dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth&sfc /scannow&pause
    5. If RAM is bad, will cause shutdown, run memtest for at least 8 passes unless error occur first
      Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  8. Joined : Sep 2015
    Posts : 3
    windows 10
       12 Sep 2015 #8

    I had the same problem on my two asus all i had to do was disable the fast start up in the power section, i thought the same cpu cmos had a problem originally but this action fixed it
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  9. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Home
       16 Sep 2015 #9

    So when all of the troubleshooting and testing and whatnot failed to indicate anything was wrong, it turned out that just reinstalling Windows 10, or in my case upgrade installing over it with Windows 10 again fixed the problem. Still gonna get a new motherboard and CPU though. They're old anyways.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  10. Joined : Dec 2016
    Posts : 1
    Win10
       13 Dec 2016 #10

    Okay folks, the solution is simple: just hit the RESET button on your PC just before it tends to shutdown. It should boot fnie after that.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Computer crashes at Windows logo (startup)
(TL;DR:I have recently been facing random freezes on my computer. It is not OS related as it may freeze before POST or BIOS. I concluded that problem was either overheating or PSU (previously tested RAM with memtest86 and WMD). Installed SpeedFan...
Performance & Maintenance
Solved BSOD on shutting down windows ten kmode_exception_not_handled
Hi, I put a new SSD in my PC, installed it clean with windows 7 from my DVD, then I used an ISO on my memory stick to upgrade to windows ten. Everything was working fine, graphics drivers installed, headset working, steam working, skype working....
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Computer won't turn on/shutting off randomly
So ever since I updated operating system to Windows 10, my HP Pavilion computer has been shutting down with no warning. And now my computer won't even turn on. My desktop does not overheat, the CPU and the Memory does not go over 50%, have not...
General Support
Solved Shutdown not shutting down the computer. Build 10166
Shutdown not shutting down the computer. No matter which shutdown I use. The two things I did before this issue is turn on Cortana and Show Search/Cortana icon instead of the search box. What the shutdown does is put it in sleep mode (No, ...
Windows Insider
Windows 10 New Logo
This is my logo idea for Win10, one black and one white (Maybe it should be thicker): 8539 8540
General Support
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:20.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 10 Forums