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Windows 7: What Does Your PC Do When You Sleep?

23 Aug 2009   #21

Windos 7 x64

You can't treat a computer like a human !!
Computers need to rest from time to time.
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23 Aug 2009   #22


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Cov View Post
You can't treat a computer like a human !!
Computers need to rest from time to time.
I agree with you!
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23 Aug 2009   #23

Windows 7 Enterprise

When I sleep, my PC does these three options on various intervals...

Sleeps...(Happy...I think)
Creates Nanomachines...(Would kill me for that if it could)
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23 Aug 2009   #24


Mine fights crime while I'm asleep.
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23 Aug 2009   #25

Windows 7 Professional x64

Mine just sit there waiting for me to move the mouse so they can serve me. They all love me unconditionally.
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23 Aug 2009   #26

Windows 7 build 7600 64 bit

Mine is offline, I don't put it to sleep often, because it failed to wake up many times (and so it required a restart anyway, so normal boot is faster, it never failed to boot that way).
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23 Aug 2009   #27

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Mine multitasks when Im asleep

I always have folding@home running
I usually have a TF2 idling program running
sometimes I have p2p and/or bt downloading (sssh)
at the weekend it auto runs a full av scan via MSE and also defrags 5 hard drives via PerfectDisk 10.
When I get retail Win7 itl Ill also schedule it to perform a regular backup.
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23 Aug 2009   #28

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Mine fights crime while I'm asleep.
dammit. i was gonna say that.... oh well thats not the case for me, anyway.

mine sometimes gets me presents. but i think thats just an excuse for it to go clubbing (baby seals) late at night.
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23 Aug 2009   #29

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient


When wife and me are both home, Pamela sleeps in my study doing some odd backups before going to sleep. When wife's away or I'm on the road alone, Pamela sleeps with me, normally singing quietly something with Joe Cockers or Leonard Cohens voice.

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23 Aug 2009   #30

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

My computer dreams of electric sheep...
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