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Power problems when i turn off my laptop it hangs indifinitely so i turn off it off by pressing the on/off button by myself ,what is the posssible problem of my laptop? thanks!

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Next time try booting your computer into safe mode.If it shuts down in safe mode, more than likely there is something that is running on the computer that should not be, viruses or spyware. Turn off everything that is starting up and boot the system into Windows normally. If it shuts down after this, something is running in the background. Try turning things on one at a time to find which one is causing the problem. Also, update the drives for all the hardware that you can, bad drivers can also not allow the system to shut down properly

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There is most likely a software and/or driver confliction not allowing your system to shut down.  Have you recently installed new software or hardware?

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