+ 0 Votes Try this... Peconet Tietokoneet-217038187993258194678069903632 6 years ago http://www.winutility.com/qsd/ http://www.gold-software.com/download3774.html http://www.bluechillies.com/list/fast-windows-shutdown.html In Start / Settings / Control Panel / System / Advanced / Startup and Recovery I have the following checked. Make sure the "Automatic Restart" box is UNCHECKED. Checking this box can cause hangs on shutdowns. For shutdown: C:\WINDOWS\system32\shutdown.exe -f -s -t 01 For restart: C:\WINDOWS\system32\shutdown.exe -f -r -t 01 Please post back if you have more problems or questions. + 0 Votes Internet Explorer Hangs neelam.das 6 years ago Hi peconet Thanks for your reply. I unchecked the "automatic restart but same problem. Let me brief u the problem. The IE hangs up after using 5-6 hours. Then i close the IE by doing end task. Then the no. of times i open the intenet explorer "iexplorer" is added in proccess field of window task manager when i try to end the iexplorer process it doesnt happen. Other applications runs fine but internet explorer doesnt open. Then when i try to restat, logoff or shutdown from window it doesnt happen. And the last option is to manually restart the system and after that everything work fine. system specification: operating system: window 2003 server sp2 internet exploer: IE 7.0 antivirus : Trend micro(updated) + 0 Votes Go into.. Peconet Tietokoneet-217038187993258194678069903632 6 years ago Internet explorer and delete it (if possible) and install ie6. This might work better on your system. Please post back if you have more problems or questions.