Today’s “How To” Pick (holding down the power button on your PC)

True or false: It’s OK to restart your computer by holding down the power button

by Kim Komando

It might sound mind-boggling to hear you can press the power button for a stress-free shutdown. But if you have a computer made in the past 10 years, it’s perfectly fine to turn your PC off this way. It doesn’t cause any issues; it simply shuts down your computer.


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