Windows 10: Have to manually turn pc off with power button before it boots correct Solved

  1.    03 Mar 2017 #1

    Have to manually turn pc off with power button before it boots correct

    Hi guys,

    every time I want to use my custom-built pc (Windows 10), the process goes as following:

    -press power button
    -wait for initial booting to start, before a noise that sounds like something being stopped
    -hold down power button so it turns off
    -press power button, and voila it works.

    does anyone know why this could be happening? a friend suggested a clean reinstall, i've tried a partial one with the feature that allows you to keep files and that didn't fix it.

    thanks :)
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  2. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 32,329
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18242
       03 Mar 2017 #2

    Hello lewhit, and welcome to Ten Forums. :)

    It sounds like you may be having an issue with Fast Startup.

    As a test, turn off Fast Startup (if not already) to see if that may help.

    Fast Startup - Turn On or Off in Windows 10
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  3.    04 Mar 2017 #3

    He's only gone and fixed it on the first try - thank you so much!
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  4. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 32,329
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18242
       04 Mar 2017 #4

    You're most welcome. :)
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