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Unable to log off, restart, or shut down Windows 7 Started by ahboy123 , Nov 12 2011 06:04 AM Please log in to reply #1 ahboy123 Posted 12 November 2011 - Username or email: I've forgotten my password Forum Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Community Forum You may need to reboot a second time to see if this worked. You might try one of the alternative forms of OTL: http://oldtimer.geekstogo.com/OTL.com http://oldtimer.geekstogo.com/OTL.scr See if they will run. 0 #5 ahboy123 Posted 20 November 2011 - 11:27 AM ahboy123 Member Topic Starter navigate here

Attached Thumbnails 0 #14 RKinner Posted 25 November 2011 - 09:43 AM RKinner Malware Expert Expert 17,438 posts I found this advice on another site:Your BIOS is probably set to SATA/AHCI. Bahrain TV Server and rack installation, creation of new domain for setup on isolated test network for active directory migration on new infrastructure. You may get a better answer to your question by starting a new discussion. To bypass the block of my administrative rights, I opened Safe Mode when I "reboot" my computer after hibernation.

Windows 7 Won't Log Off

Check both boxes and then click Start. Best to let the system take its own sweet time, as it only a temporary situation. 3. Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » Home Windows 7 Hangs at "Logging Off" by Kenneth1812 on Jan 11, 2012 at 9:13 UTC | Windows 7 0Spice Down Next:

When this problem occurs, it may take as long as 10-20 minutes to shut the system down. Report Jo- Oct 17, 2012 at 06:28 PM Thank you!! About a month or two ago there was a Windows Update from h*** that caused my PC to sit at the logon screen for a long time.i can boot into safe Enter Safe Mode.

Process Explorer from Microsoft will give you a complete breakdown of the processes running.  If you find a process that's holding up the shutdown, you/we can go from there. 0 Windows 7 Not Logging Off system restore delete windows profile remove and rejoin domain disable startup programs remove unused programs ran c cleaner and malwarebytes updated drivers Reply Subscribe RELATED TOPICS: Windows 7 Hangs at "Logging What drivers did you update?32 today checked for updates to video, network, and sound but none found 0 Tabasco OP blayneriffle Sep 10, 2014 at 8:48 UTC What So just wait for the process to finish once. 2.

Look for any signs of problems loading device drivers. Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. I've seen it with lenovo laptops in particular. Alternatively or additionally, you may receive a message that resembles the following: Windows is configuring updates.

Windows 7 Not Logging Off

While on the subject, this post on how to Disable, delete, recreate paging file in Windows may also interest you. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, Windows 7 Won't Log Off Report TG- Jan 29, 2012 at 04:36 PM Just tried it too thanks Report j- Feb 3, 2012 at 09:39 AM Thank you, so much that worked! System Configuration Cannot Restart The Computer And the only way to rest my computer is hibernating it.

I downloaded OTL but I can't run it. check over here Register now Not a member yet? About a month or two ago there was a Windows Update from h*** that caused my PC to sit at the logon screen for a long time. 0 When did this start happening?

This is especially true in the earlier versions of Windows. Reboot. Maybe you will find something in the Event Logs. 11. his comment is here Email Reset Password Cancel Need to recover your Spiceworks IT Desktop password?

I tried holding down F8 (to start in safe mode) right after turning it back on, but it just made a loud beeping sound and didn't do it. The disk check will run and will probably take an hour or two to finish. All but VIrtual Clone Drive v5.4.5 failed so I uninstalled them immediately after I installed them.

By the way, I looked into the process tab in the Task Manager before it freezes over and I notice about 5 consent.exe processes I've never seen before.

  • You may need to reboot a second time to see if this worked.
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  • When I double click OTL application icon, it takes forever to load.
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  • If this problemoccurs after installing updates, you can perform a system restore and see if the issue persists:1.

Right click on System and Clear Log, Clear. Please advice. ^^' Thank you 0 Advertisements #2 phillpower2 Posted 12 November 2011 - 07:49 AM phillpower2 Tech Staff Technician 20,110 posts Hi ahboy123I suspect that you have some malware on If you can, try either disabling or uninstalling Endpoint on one of your problem machines to see if that clears the issue.  If so, move on and try a clean removal If I hold down the power button, then it shuts down, but when I start it back up again, it just goes right back to the "logging off" page.

I'm currently in Safe Mode right now and the Start button is working here, but it doesn't have an option to get us to normal mode. Because the malware spread in your computer is quite critical. 0 #11 ahboy123 Posted 28 November 2011 - 10:06 PM ahboy123 Member Topic Starter Member 40 posts Hi guys, The malware ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. weblink People with similar problems recommend stuff like virus scans and driver updates, but I can't do any of this because the computer won't start! (Even right now I am using a

The machine is a Dell XPS Intel i7-Q740 1.73 GHz running on a Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Bit Symptoms: - Noticeably high CPU usage - 2.79 GHz (usually below 1.99