My new laptop wont shut down

asked 2017-09-26 05:16:49 -0600

talip2 gravatar image

I buy new laptop and simply just install fedora 26 and my laptop wont shut down because of hardware problems... My laptop brand is Casper which is local brand and they have their motherboard but with intel chipset included.

--sysinfo sudo dmidecode -t 2 ---> you can see my motherboard brand from here Shutdown working well in windows 10 but with Fedora 26 its not working.. i tried kernel paramaters with acpi=noirq or acpi=force acpi=off i tried all of them when i boot with these paramaters my laptop wont start :) so i need to format :)

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No need to format, just edit boot parameters to at least go back to previous state.

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2017-09-26 05:47:19 -0600 )edit

thats good thank you

talip2 gravatar imagetalip2 ( 2017-09-27 04:08:38 -0600 )edit

If there's any error when you try to shutdown, take a picture of it.

Make sure BIOS is updated.

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2017-09-27 04:56:53 -0600 )edit

My BIOS in lastest version. Here is the picture when i try to shutdown By the way is it safe to shutdown computer with power button after this ?

talip2 gravatar imagetalip2 ( 2017-09-27 14:02:30 -0600 )edit

Maybe your local brand laptop is using some weird ACPI setup. Would you be willing to try booting with an extra kernel parameter as described here? e.g. When you start your laptop, interrupt the GRUB boot and add this to your kernel line "reboot=a,e,p,t"

jcall gravatar imagejcall ( 2017-09-28 01:40:11 -0600 )edit