The first thing which comes to mind is not malware or
anything like that but some application which prevents the computer from
If you use Jaws it may or may not say something, but the
first thing I would do is get a sighted person to look at the computer
screen when you are shutting it down and see if there are any messages, you
could also use Aira or Be My Eyes if you have a smartphone and one or both
of these apps.
It maybe as simple as finding which application prevents
the computer from shutting down and making sure said application is
Another thing you can do is check your Task Manager
before you want to shut down the system and see if any applications are
running or if all are background tasks.
This may not be a permanent solution for you, but I
wonder if it’ll work. I personally like these kidns o commands and their
decisive nature and quick results, but you may prefer to shutdown throught
Try this. Make sure everything you need is saved before
this because you will get no warning.
Open the run dialogue box with windows key +
Type in the following, without quotes:
“shutdown /s /f /t 0”
Your machine should shut down almost instantly. If it
doesn’t, yaeh, something is definitely amiss.
Hi all, I'm sending this email out
because I experienced a problem on my computer. The problem that I have is
that my computer won't turn off everytime when I use the normal way to shut
it down. I did everything I could to solve this problem but in
the end, it was useless. Everytime when I attempt to shut down the
it says shutting down on the screen but
the fan and the LED light next to the power button still remain on. When I
first experienced this problem I thought that I packed my laptop with the
switch facing down the backpack. After I realized this, I immediately
corrected how I packed my laptop and the problem still existed. The laptop
will get very hot from the fan and the fan will remain running until
the computer battery drains out.
Have you all experienced this problem
before? If so, how did you fix it? I'm using an HP
ENVY x360 Convertible 15m-ds0xxxs laptop with
Windows10 21H1 (OS Build
19043.1237 and Jaws 2021 latest update.