Shut Down in HP Pavilion® dv6z
Tips to resolve sudden shutdown issues in HP Pavilion dv6z
HP Pavilion dv6z is a notebook from HP, which is portable and at the same time very powerful. The notebook is powered by AMD Athlon X2 processor and comes preloaded with Windows Vista. It is equipped with a 250GB SATA hard drive, which is faster and gives an improved performance for the notebook. The performance of the notebook gets a further boost by 3GB DDR2 RAM. HP Pavilion dv6z has a 16.0" HD display. Due to this display it is capable of delivering HD images on the screen. Like every notebook, HP Pavilion dv6z needs to be properly shut down. If the shutdown is not proper then you might end up losing data.
Some of the common reasons that cause HP Pavilion dv6z to shut down suddenly and tips to resolve them are given below:
- Registry Problems
- Presence of Malware and Virus
- Hardware Issues
Registry is a database of various information of HP Pavilion dv6z. Registry problems could cause HP Pavilion dv6z to shut down improperly. The registry could be corrupted with time, if a large number of programs are installed and uninstalled. In order to resolve this issue, you have to run a registry cleaner program. The registry cleaner scans for any errors in the registry and deletes unwanted entries from the registry.
Presence of Malware and Virus
Your HP Pavilion dv6z can be infected with Malware while you use the Internet. These virus hides in the computer and causes damage. Some type of malware affect the shut down program of the computer, as a result you need to get rid of virus in your computer. There are some virus can also cause damage to hard drive. In order to resolve this issue, install an antivirus program in the computer and perform a ‘Full Scan’.
Hardware issues affect the smooth functioning of the computer. If you have upgraded the hardware of HP Pavilion dv6z, ensure that a ‘Hardware compatibility test’ from Windows has been taken. If the shut down problem occurs only when connecting certain hardware, then you need to check if the hardware is compatible with your HP Pavilion dv6z or not. Further, if a hardware is damaged it can lead to shutdown problems in HP Pavilion dv6z.