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Computer turns itself off alot

The screen goes black and the light goes out

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  • jnkjordan Dec 13, 2008

    it goes straight back into windows? do you have any idea why?

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Is it going into stand by or actually shutting off? The only way to tell is when you turn it on does it jump straight into windows or does go through a list of things including how much memory there is?

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  • Justin Washburn Dec 13, 2008

    Sounds to me like it is going into stand by......after sitting idle for a set amount of time it shuts drives and what not down to conserve power. So when you hit the power button after it turns off do you see a dell logo or see the scrolling wondows logo?

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