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Old 05-12-2006, 07:08 PM   #1
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Default Should I leave my PC on sleep mode when not using it?

Will this help it last longer? Or should I power it on and off? Which is best for the hard drive?
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Old 05-15-2006, 08:38 AM   #2
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it really doesnt matter i leave mine on all the time. it runs fine dont worry about it
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Old 05-15-2006, 01:23 PM   #3
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Default Re: Should I leave my PC on sleep mode when not using it?

yea just leave it on all the time exept id give it a break over night. my pc is on all day and it is fine
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Old 05-17-2006, 03:07 AM   #4
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Thank you.
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Old 05-17-2006, 11:12 PM   #5
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lol yea. welcome to cf guys btw!
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i leave mine on and reboot once a week
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Old 06-02-2006, 08:59 AM   #8
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Default Re: Should I leave my PC on sleep mode when not using it?

i switch mine off at night jus to save electricity. thats all. no point leaving it on for10 hours or so when no one is using it
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Old 06-08-2006, 12:03 PM   #9
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actually > if you are using a desktop , so there is no problem if you leave your comp on
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but if you are using a laptop , it is recommended to make it in sleep mode
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i heard that the more you boot it up and shut it down, it lowers the life of the Harddrive.
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