Pc Will Not Shut Down, Stays On " Shutting Down " Page

I have been trying to get my windows 7 to work for the past week. My basic problem at this point is getting it to shut down. It gets to the "shutting down" page and pretty much sits there and won't shut down. I have a dell inspiron 530. 64 bit. Nd in case you're going to ask. I know very little about the workings of a computer. I can work in programs and do very well. I work on a computer every day but as far as what makes it work. Thats a mystery to me. So, that said, when i upgraded from vista to windows 7 i was hoping it would help me with problems i was having with vista. I'd like to get over this shutting down problem so i can find out if it does the trick.

Here is a possibility of where i went wrong. I may have neglected some of the drivers needed to upgrade to 7. Those being the ones mentioned on the dell site. The upgrades for my inspiron 530. I downloaded the drivers but the instructions on how to load them were a bit confusing. Apparently i have to load them in some order, but the ones i downloaded have different names than the ones listed in the instructions. So, since i have no clue what they're talking about i dont know if i dare open and install these. If i do them in the wrong order im afraid things will just get worse.

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