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Old 11-16-2008, 02:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How hard is it on computers to leave them turned off for long periods(I'm talking months) without using them? Is it good to turn them on once in a while? I have an old computer sitting around that I want to get rid ofand wondered if I am doing more damage to it by just letting it sit.
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