Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Restart Problem in Windows 8

     Some of you,the users of Windows 8 might be having a problem that,your PC may be restarting or shutting down as soon as you enter the login screen......

     This is due to the "Hybrid Shutdown",a newly added feature in Windows 8.
     Donno whether you noticed or not,boot time of Windows 8 is far less than other Windows OS.This is due to the feature,Hybrid Shutdown.
How to avoid the Problem:
    To avoid this problem, go to Search by moving to the right top corner of your Desktop.You'll get a Bar with some options.Now click on Search option and type power in search box.
   Now click on Settings link given in right-sidebar of search results page and then click on "Change what the power buttons do" link given in the search results as in the below screenshot.

      It'll open Power Options window(You can alternatively open the same window by typing  powercfg.cpl in RUN dialog box and press Enter) and then click on the "Change what the power buttons do" link given in left sidebar.
     Now scroll down to bottom and you'll see "Turn on fast startup (recommended)" option given in Shutdown settings as in the screenshot.

    Disable the option by unchecking the checkbox and then click on "Save Changes" button.(If the option is not shown or greyed out, scroll up and click on "Change settings that are currently unavailable" link)
    Restart your system and your reboot or shutdown problems should get fixed in Windows 8.

   And dats it....you are done....:):)
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