How often should you be rebooting your PC?Posted: Monday March 21, 2022
When was the last time you rebooted your PC? Not just closed the laptop lid into sleep mode, or turned your PC off… but actually restarted, rebooted?
We tend to only reboot if there is an issue or our PC is sluggish. So how often do you need to reboot and why?
A general rule of thumb is to reboot at least once a week.
If your computer is starting to get sluggish or have issues, then it’s time to do a reboot.
Many important things happen when you reboot your computer that can keep it running efficiently, securely, and reduce problems that can slow you down throughout the day. Rebooting your computer will:
- Complete Update Installations
- Flush the System Memory
- Solve Application Issues
- Fix Internet or Bluetooth Connection Problems
- Fix Temporary Memory Leaks
- Better Productivity & Performance
Keeping your PC rebooted at least once a week can help you keep performance at a maximum and avoid issues that slow you down and impact productivity.