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HELP Laptop will not shutdown

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Hey fellow OCN'er my laptop will not shutdown. my friend restored it for me and now when i click on shutdown the shutdown screen come on but then it will not power off PLEASE HELP thanks. i have a Sony vaio if that helps
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Try holding down the power button, this will usually force a shutdown. If that doesn't work just pull the battery out. Reboot and see if it keeps happening. It could have just got stuck installing an update if you just restored it.
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Its been like this for a long time now. is there any settings or anything i can do to try to fix it? over 6 months now that its been restored.
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So you've been holding the power down and choking it to death for six months now!?! Wow. Surprised that Windows hasn't started giving you errors....

The only time this happened with me was when I was burning DVD's. If the DVD wasn't big enough to hold all of my data that I was burning to it, Windows Explorer would crash. Trying to shutdown wouldn't work because Explorer.exe would never close. It would sit there for hours on end.... I say reinstall your drivers on pretty much everything, and then clean install Windows if nothing else.
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Intel Core 2 Extreme @ 2.8GHz (upgrade) Intel GMA 950 2 x 2 DDR2 667MHz (upgrade) 120GB Mushkin ECO2 
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Replaced with 42 W/hr aux battery Mint 17.3 1280x800 Dell 65w Dell Adapter 
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Latitude D630 Chassis Intel 7260-802.11ac 2x2 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Not telling AsRock something Pixel Pusher 2 x 8 GB AMD Radeon RAM @ 1600mhz (All the VM's) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial M4 128GB (8 second boot) Western Digital RE4 1TB Western Digital RE4 2TB Pioneer Blu-Ray Reader/Writer 
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Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo Windows 8.1 Pro x64 Dell U2713HM IBM Model M (CLICKY!!) 
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ok thanks guys
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