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Old 04-01-2008, 09:13 PM   #11
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No a true test is letting it run all night with Prime95 running. Gee your cpu is getting a 1% workout running idle 24/7....
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I run mine and put it in hibernate when not using it. Restart it about every 2 weeks or so I guess when it starts to slow down. Sometimes I will shut it down and leave it off for the night.

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I run mine and put it in hibernate when not using it. Restart it about every 2 weeks or so I guess when it starts to slow down. Sometimes I will shut it down and leave it off for the night.

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dont use hibernate. it screws up windows files esp for a desktop.
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Old 04-02-2008, 05:04 PM   #14
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Computers when left on for long periods, I find slow down somewhat.
They do require restarts to clear.
There is no need to leave them on when not required.

Fans for example only last a certain amount of time, and the same can be said for the components, of which there are a lot of.

If the computer isn't being used, and isn't being used for any task, leaving it fully on, even in a sleep state is wasting power, and wasting the computers resources.
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And wasting the planet's resources.
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crazy old thread.. DN, why drag such an old thread up just for a stupid post???

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