How to keep computer from shutting off automatically?

Question

We had a power outage on March 6th and now my computer randomly shuts itself down.

My power button will not work. So the only way to turn it back on is a button on the back of my computer but it is not a restart button. I'm afraid that this in not a good way to restart my computer. Please help!

Answer

This question was answered on March 10, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

In the System properties in the control panel, find the advanced tab and click settings If "Automatically restart" is checked, uncheck it This could be causing your computer to shut it self off automatically.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on March 10, 2004