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Emachines t6528 keeps shutting off on its own. I have been getting more error messages lately. Now it just shuts off whenever. The power button flashes on and off. The only way to get it back on is to unplug it and reboot it.

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The flashing power button indicates that the machine has gone into sleep mode. Moving the mouse or hitting a key on the keyboard should wake it up. But if it doesn't...
\015\012Go to Control Panel -> Power Options and change the Power Scheme to Always On (if you are still using XP) or High Performance (if you have upgraded to Vista).
\015\012This should solve the problem. You may also want to verify that you have the latest BIOS for your machine. Some motherboards have issues resuming from sleep mode due to bugs in the BIOS, so an upgrade may solve that problem. (Had a similar issue with my current system.)
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