Solved Sleep or Shutdown? Whats better? Tags: Homebuilt Sleep Mode Computer Shutdown Systems Last response: June 29, 2010 1:05 AM in Systems Share ArmageddonX June 22, 2010 5:43:13 PM Overnight should I put my new computer in "sleep mode" or is it healthier for a Homebuilt machine to be shut down every night? More about : sleep shutdown whats superfuzzy June 22, 2010 6:46:41 PM Shut down. Sleep can cause problems, just google it. m 0 l Best solution richdrizzy June 22, 2010 7:02:16 PM read this article http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=fact-o... may help in making your decision personally i shut it down when i go to sleep and out at work, but it stays on or when inactive goes in sleep mode itself basically, personal preference, but make sure you read that article, very informative Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ArmageddonX June 29, 2010 1:05:05 AM Best answer selected by ArmageddonX. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSleep or Shutdown Forum SolvedSleep vs. Shutdown Forum SolvedSleep and shutdown problems. (GPU possible cause) Forum SolvedSleep/Shutdown problem on Sabertooth Z87 (Windows 8) Forum SolvedTwo strange problems (shutdown and sleep) Forum Windows 7 does an unexpected shutdown while attempting to go to sleep Forum WiFi disconnects on shut-down, hibernation and sleep mode and won't reconnect Forum Toshiba laptop do not shutdown after waking from sleep! Forum Replacing WiFi adapter on Samsung ultrabook disabled sleep, restart and shutdown. Forum SolvedWindows has recovered from an unexpected shutdown after sleep Forum SolvedWindows 8 immediately restarts after sleep or shutdown Forum Pc Won't Shutdown or Sleep Forum Windows unexpected shutdown whenever entering sleep mode. Forum Can't enter sleep-mode with win7/8 and shutdown goes to reboot in win8, Asrock Extreme6 Z77 Forum Clicks on "Shutdown" and acts like its in Sleep Mode... Forum sleep and shutdown not working Forum Sometimes PC freezes when sleep, refuses to shutdown, or boot Forum Newly built pc froze during sleep mode. Just pressing power button did not normally shutdown computer or wake up. Forum Newly built pc froze during sleep mode. Just pressing power button did not normally shutdown computer or wake up. Forum ASRock Z77 Extreme 4, crashing, won't sleep or shutdown properly Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !