OK, I'm checking out another one now on ics by a better talker. I'll send it if it says anything. I'm still reading. You must have a nice hubby. :O) Bob Noble www.sonic.net/bnoble ----- Original Message ----- From: "Pam" <ltf01@xxxxxxxxxx> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, February 05, 2003 9:37 PM Subject: [pcductape] Re: xp restarting problem | I wish I could offer you as much help as you are offering me. I'm quite | spoiled as far as my XP and shut down goes. My XP is running on a laptop | which hubby surprised me with last christmas so I wouldn't be so tied down | and stuck at home, and could still get my work done. It's an HP brand and | they have the neatest feature that I discovered totally by mistake. When I | first got it and turned it on, hubby not knowing any better reached over and | turned it back off via the same switch I turned it on from. Wow! It didn't | shut down hard, it shut down as though you'd gone through all the clicks of | Start/Turn Off Computer/Turn Off. Wonderful discovery!! | | The db you've been scouring for info to help me doesn't offer a clue? | | Pam | | > | > | >I'm running xp home. | >When I shut down, it reboots everytime. The computer shuts down, | >but then starts | >to reboot again. | > | >I don't think there is a setting in my bios that would effect this. | >I think xp shut down right when I first got it, but for a long | >time, it has been | >in this reboot when shutdown mode, so I have to shut the computer | >off manually | >before it reboots. | > | >Anyone know of anything in xp that would have some effect on this, | >so when I | >shut down, it will just shut off, like it is supposed to. | > | >Bob Noble | | To unsubscribe from this list send an email to | pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field | OR by logging into the Web interface. | To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.