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Blue led power light blinks even after shutdown

\015 After I shut my laptop down the blue led power light continues to blink (even when not plugged in)\015

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What operating system are you using? When the power led continues to slowly blink, that means that the laptop is in standby mode and not fully shut down. In Vista, if you hit the power button on the laptop or the power button under the start button, it is configured to go to standby and not shut down. Make sure to hit the arrow all the way to the right and select shutdown from the list of dropdown options.
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