I just got my xp8300 and every time i try to shut down the computer it just restarts
This is a driver conflict. Turn off Auto Restart from Crash.
Your computer can blue screen and reboot on startup, it can also do the same on shutdown.
Windows 7 will automatically restart on a Blue Screen of Death. ... Press F8 Before the Windows 7 Splash Screen; Choose the Disable Automatic Restart .
The Event Viewer may have clues as to which driver is having issues.
Video and Sound Card Drivers are Likely Candidates.
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