Shut Down Issues in Toshiba® Tecra A11
There could be a lot of reasons behind shut down issues in Toshiba® Tecra® A11. The problem could be due to a hardware issue or a software issue. Whenever, you face a situation where the desktop is not shutting down, then, first of all you need to identify the problem and then move on to the solution. In some cases, you might get a message stating “laptop is shutting down” but it doesn’t. In fact, the laptop is on a standby mode. Therefore, in order to make sure that your laptop is free from any shut down issues, you should always shut down your laptop from the menu in a proper way.
- Tips and Reminders
If you are running a Windows® operating system in your Toshiba® Tecra® A11, you need to check whether the ‘Fast Shutdown’ feature is enabled or not. In case this feature is enabled, you need to disable it as this sometimes complicates your laptop resulting in no shut down. Also make sure that the laptop has enough storage space. Optimum storage space improves the performance of the laptop and also supports smooth running of several programs and applications. Another reason for shut down issues might be that a corrupted file is installed on your Toshiba® Tecra® A11. This corrupted file could include any recently installed software or drivers. In addition, you might encounter a shut down issue if you try to shut down your laptop when some backend applications are running.
If your Toshiba® Tecra® A11 is still within warranty you can always call and ask for technical assistance. There are also some fixes that you can do to resolve this issue. These fixes are based on the issues stated above. If the issue is regarding the Windows® Fast Shutdown feature you can always disable it from ‘System Configuration Utility’ and restart your laptop. For enough storage space, clean up your temporary folder and delete unwanted files. You can also add up an external storage to maximize your free space. If you suspect that your laptop is not shutting down due to a corrupted file, uninstall the recently installed file and check if that works. You will have to thoroughly scan your laptop to find out these corrupted files.
To avoid any sort of shut down problem with your Toshiba® Tecra® A11, you must use your laptop in a proper way. Always close applications on your laptop before you shut it down. Do not just hit the power button or unplug the battery or AC adapter to turn it off as these can cause damage to your laptop. Before you install any files on your laptop make sure that it is compatible with Toshiba® Tecra® A11. These are some simple steps that can help you in avoiding any shut down problem with your laptop.