When you’re going to shutdown/reboot your Ubuntu, it goes through all the motions as if it will shut down, but then it stays on.
I found a solution that fix Ubuntu stays or cannot fully shutdown problem, it may or may not work for everyone, keep reading if you wanna give a try.
- Open terminal from the dash home, or press Ctrl+Alt+T, execute this command to edit /etc/default/grub
gksudo gedit /etc/default/grub
- Fint out this line:
- Change it into following and save the file.
GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi=force"
- Finally update grub with this command:
It won’t help until after you reboot!