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Old 05-04-2005, 08:18 AM   #1
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Press power button can't turn down the computer

I press the power button, but my computer won't be turned off, it will reboot.
Who can tell me why? Thanks!
Old 05-04-2005, 10:25 AM   #2
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the option for this is in your system BIOS..........
if it is corrupted, you may need to re-flash it.
Old 05-04-2005, 10:50 PM   #3
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OK, I see.
Thank you.


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