Will restarting the computer a lot (about 8 times ) damage the laptop?

  1. osly's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home
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    Will restarting the computer a lot (about 8 times ) damage the laptop?


    Will restarting the computer a lot (about 8 times in succession) damage the laptop?

    I am just restarting the laptop normally from the sign-in screen buttons. Would that damage the laptop or just add wear and tear on the parts inside?
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  2. dalchina's Avatar
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    Win 10 Pro (1903)
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    Hi, you have a SSD, so you will have no moving parts issues. Just a lot of CPU processing and disk activity.
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  3. bro67's Avatar
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    Mac OS Catalina
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    There are no moving parts other than if it has a platter drive but those are made to take that kind of wear these days. The only thing that may happen would be the OS develop a error condition from repeat boots over and over in succession not over a ling period.
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  4. NavyLCDR's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro
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    Why would you need to?

    A full power off and power back on sequence will increase wear on mechanical hard drives. Full power on restarts should not affect anything, though.
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  5. Berton's Avatar
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    Win10 Pro Versions 2004 and 2009/20H2, Win10 Pro IP_Dev, Win10 Home 1909
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    And don't forget there may be a cooling fan in the Notebook, most do.
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  6. Posts : 38,499
    windows 10 professional version 1607 build 14393.969 64 bit
       #6

    To open Windows Recovery Environment (RE) three power ons are done.

    What problems are you having with the computer where more power ons are needed?
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