How long can I keep my PC switched on?

Answer Leave your computer on for the duration of the day at least...if not all the time...constant warming up and cooling down is bad for components....not to mention you run a greater chance of sending ... Read More »

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My PC monitor makes a loud crackling sound whenever it is switched after being switched off for a long time?

Its static discharge which happens with monitors & tv's using CRT's..Read the following article for more info:…And yes, you absolutely dont have to worry r... Read More »

Is it better to keep my computer connected to the net and switched on all the time?

It is always recommend to shut down your PC after you're done with it. It helps to maintain the integrity of your hard drive and other parts of the computer.PCs were not meant to be left running f... Read More »

Is It true that if you keep your computer switched on, it will last longer.....?

In my case it's not true. I left my laptop on standby all the time (for about 3 or 4 months) and just recently had to get the hard drive replaced for 90 quid. So I'm gonna say no, it's not true.

After transporting a freezer how long as it to stand before it can be switched back on?

A few hours to be sure - small ones 2-3 hours - big ones allow approx 4-6.should be ok