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I am not worried about performance as it's trivial to me, just stability right now. Exit all programs.2. The next time you reboot it shouldn't hang. Register now! this content

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Windows Xp Freezes On Shutdown

Then I installed SP1. Update us when you've tried it crashof43Dec 8, 2013, 1:41 AM Yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh Today i after i tryed ever thing that was tryable and what you had asked me to give a If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. I had a scare when my almost full 45gb WD couldn't be accessed and just hangs when I try to Explore it (but it miraculously recovered after multiple reboots!).

msg Newbie1 Reg: 04-Apr-2011 Posts: 2 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Hang "Saving your settings" during shutdown Posted: 04-Apr-2011 | 2:58PM • Permalink I am having the same issue (XP Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Your name or email address: Password: Forgot your password? so I doubt it is something taking a long time to finish. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

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Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. If the issue still arises then something isn't being asked to shut down like a service or something. I have been trying a lot of different things, but to no avail. https://community.norton.com/en/forums/hang-saving-your-settings-during-shutdown I noticed Norton is releasing NIS 18.6.  One of my computers has it and the hang during shutdown isn't happening now on it.  May be a coincidence, but I'm continuing to

I'll try to do the same if I find a fix that works. Is there any help out there??? I did the same thing because I was having issues with XP and got sick of it. Windows 7 hangs at Shut Down screen How to shut down when a program hangs and stays on the taskbar?

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XP hanging at shut down Discussion in 'Software' started by sobeit, Dec 2, 2011. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Another thing i will try is to use a different XP cd... Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Windows Xp Not Shutting Down Completely

after close to 1 minutes....it Did.......It Shut down and restarted.........Booted back UP wonderfully and i went to the Cat panel and checked to See what was Now installed it was the Cancel Red Flag SubmittedThank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action. So I will be updating the PC and see if that resolves this issue. "Have you ever imagined a world with no hypothetical situations?" RE: XP Pro Hangs at "Saving your have a peek at these guys Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.Tek-Tips Posting Policies Jobs Jobs from Indeed What: Where: jobs by HomeForumsDesktop SoftwarePC Operating SystemsMicrosoft: Windows XP Pro Forum XP Pro

The following Microsoft document about STOP 0x000000D1 refers to Windows XP Service Pack 2-based portable computer Are you still running SP2 as your signature indicates? If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. "Saving your settings" hangs for 3 minutes when shutting down XP Discussion in Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums: Talk To Other Members Notification Of Responses To Questions Favorite Forums One Click Access Keyword Search Of All Posts, And More...

Since then, i've had to start holding down the power button to manually turn the laptop off.

My laptop was working fine until a few days ago, where I clicked Turn Off... It was already set to that. Navigate to the following registry key:   HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop6. Sorry I can't help with that.

sobeit, Dec 15, 2011 #12 thisisu Malware Consultant I'm thinking it's a certain software that takes forever to finish up what it's doing. Click here to Register a free account now! Jay Parmar Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 christmascarol73 christmascarol73 Members 14 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:07 PM Posted 12 September 2008 The next time you reboot it shouldn't hang.

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Right click an empty area on the Desktop.