When I shutdown my computer, right before it powers off, it makes the following noise:

(careful, somewhat loud)

https://vocaroo.com/i/s1QYJ2Hqxs8A

What does it mean?

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    Sometimes noises like that can be caused by when a key is being held down. – HazardousGlitch Nov 30 at 0:25
  • Try shutting it by pressing Windows key and R, typing shutdown /s /t 9 and pressing Enter. Take your hands off the keyboard. The PC should shut down, quietly after 9 seconds (to be sure there are no key-presses). – DrMoishe Pippik Nov 30 at 0:52
  • @DrMoishePippik I tried that but the sound is still happening. – AncientRo Dec 1 at 10:30

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