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Disable Automatic Restart
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Super Admin
 
By Super Admin
Published on 02/23/2005
 
Disable Automatic Restart

Disable Automatic Restart

Using Registry Editor:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\CrashControl

DWORD = AutoReboot

0 = Auto Restart Disabled

1 = Auto Restart Enabled

 

Not using Registry Editor:

System Properties - Advanced - [Startup and Recovery]Settings

Remove the checkmark from "Automatically Restart" in the System Failure section.