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I'm playing with a spare parts computer. In my room with your guys help I was able to get my main htpc up. Thank you. This other that I have in the works is literally made of left over parts from old pcs.

Specs:
Intel celeron 2.4 478 socket

HP PSU 300 watt max

512mb ddr ram

generic cd burner drive

hp 20 gig hdd

radeon 9250 gpu connected through s plug

belkin wireless card

xp professional 32 bit

I don't even have a case for it. I just bolted it to some plexiglass from work, along with 4010 3m tape for other parts. But it works, runs quick and gets the job done. When I found out about XBMC I installed it tried it out and is cool. Every time though when I tried to close it from the program using both options of exiting or shutting down the computer will hang up. Anyone have this issue?
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post #2 of 9
have you tried alt+f4?
what using the taskmanager to close the program.
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post #3 of 9
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Yea that works, I have also tried control alt del, and alt tab. They will close that way. I was just trying to get fancy and use the options in the menu, know what I mean.
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post #4 of 9
I have read on their forum of people having that issue, I can't remember what the solution is.
Go there and dig around, you will find the answer.
It seems as though it was a fix from their previous build, but not sure.
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post #5 of 9
are you trying to get rid of it or just shut it down? is it on start up?
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post #6 of 9
If you let it sit for a minute it will close. Take a look at xbmc live for that little guy smile.gif
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post #7 of 9
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Ok thanks.
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post #8 of 9
Go to to shut down on main screen it will give you option to close otherwise press the back slash button( /) and it will minimise xbmc then click the close on top right hand corner
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post #9 of 9
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Ok sounds good I had uninstalled it due to the fact it would freeze but I will give it another try. Thanks for your response.
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