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Shutting down I cannot shut down my laptop properly it has only started to do this a couple of days ago but when i click on start then shut down it shuts down as normal but then the light at the front of the laptop is still on indicating that the laptop has not shut down right so i have to hold down the turn on button until the light at the front goes off, but i do not like doing this as i am told it is unsafe for my laptop and that i should shut it down competly if anyone can help me with this problem i will really appricate it. Thanks alot xxx

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What is happening is it is hibernating not shutting down, open up acer empowering technology and go to the power settings or click on the battery icon in taskbar and click power options, then there will be instructions that say when i turn off; power off and not hibernate as probably selected.

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