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Old 02-05-2014, 01:46 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Computer blew up?

Originally Posted by fallenapples View Post
So it's better to leave a cpu idle then shut down?
Joe is saying you don't need to flip the switch.

You can still shut the system down if you want, but flipping the switch could have caused your issue.

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