Re: A Vista (Home Premium) Shut Down Issue
Type in command prompt after it wakes up
To see what could be doing it
puwercfg -devicequery wake_armed
"AJR" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Have a HP Pavilion dv5---- with Vista Ulimate installed and to date no
> problems. I did make it a point to to reset all power management options
> (believe me there are plenty ) disabling all sleep, hibernate, lid
> shutdown options, power button options and a few I have forgooten about.
> "Clara" <Clara@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>>I realized similar problems have been posted, but I just have to ask: is
>> anyone else having issues with the Vista That Just Won't Die?
>> I bought a new HP pavilion dv6000 with Vista Home Premium installer. All
>> good (minus getting used to all the new options) except for ONE thing:
>> won't shut down. And no, I'm not trying to shut it down with that odd
>> button that fools you into thinking its a shutdown button. I select "shut
>> down" on the start menu, and it goes through the motions, and shuts down
>> properly.....for about 3 seconds. Then, as if a phantom has pressed the
>> button, all the lights come back on and it starts whirring away! What
>> I wait until the computer is done starting up and go to start, select
>> down" and the whole thing starts again.
>> My technician ran a test to check the hard drive, and that's not the
>> and I have a sneaking suspicion it's all Vista's fault. And yes, I've
>> gone to
>> the HP site to check on a BIOS update or whatever. Mine is F.16, updated
>> 2/2/2007 which I think is the most recent.
>> Oh, and just for kicks, it'll shut down just fine every so often, so I
>> crazy when I ask people for help.