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TOSHIBA SATELLITE LAPTOP a300d-14O TURNS ITSELF ON AGAIN AFTER SHUT DOWN WHEN LID IS CLOSED

MY TOSHIBA SATELLITE PRO LAPTOP A300D-14O TURNS ITSELF ON AGIAIN AFTER IS SHUT IT DOWN. I SHUT DOWN, SCREEN GOES BLANK. CLOSE LID AND THEN HEAR IT COME ON AGAIN. WHEN I OPEN LID SCREEN IS ON AGAIN.

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  • chand001 Dec 04, 2008

    I have this same problem on my toshiba satellite pro, however i have done a system restore and yet it still does the same thing, i.e startup again after hibernation and shut down by itself. anymore tips?
    thanks
    Chand

  • CatAlex Dec 26, 2008

    This solution #1 does not work. 


    I think the problem is something triggering Power Cinema (at least on my Toshiba Satellite Special Edition...when I power down & close the lid it restarts itself and the Power Cinema Program is always on. 

  • zorog Jan 28, 2009

    same here on a benq s41


  • Ishkur Feb 01, 2009

    I have the same problem on my a300d-14d. I sure would like to try the solution Joed911 presented here, but I have no restore point saved. Any tip?

    Thank you so much in advance!


  • haaf ens May 04, 2009

    Same problem on a toshiba satellite a135, only way to shut it down is to unplug the power cord first and then it wont turn on by it self, but if i keep the power pluged then it always turns on again, already restored to the last and also did the cd to fabric original configuration, any help??

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I found that while running on battery, disconnect the battery after it starts up by itself. When the battery is plugged back in the computer remains off. Now the power setting work as they should.

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Your power management in Windows is corrupted. I would do a system restore to an earlier date.
1.
Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Accessories, point to System Tools, and then click System Restore.
2.
On the Welcome screen, click Restore my computer to an earlier time, and then click Next.
3.
On the Select a Restore Point page, select the date from the calendar that shows the point you'd like to restore to, as shown in Figure 2, and then click Next.
TOSHIBA SATELLITE LAPTOP a300d-14O TURNS ITSELF ON - sysrest2.jpg
Figure 2
4.
On the Confirm Restore Point Selection page, verify that the correct restore point is chosen, and then close any open programs.
5.
Click Next if you are ready to proceed or click Back to change the restore point.
6.
The computer will shut down automatically and reboot. On reboot, you'll see the Restoration Complete page, and then click OK.

If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

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