I have a Dell Mini 10 netbook and for some reason the computer always hangs on shutdown. Unfortunately, I do not have the recovery CD and the computer does not have a D: / recovery partition. What can I do?
were you able to fix your Windows XP shut down issues?
we recently had a very similar question: Why is Windows not shutting down?
Briefly, this is a known issues in Windows XP and there are several potential ways to fix it. Please check out the answers to the question above and let us know whether any of those solutions helped you. Otherwise we will try to find other fixes for you.