[thechat] Auto-Restart

Syed Zeeshan Haider szh at softhome.net
Fri Aug 16 06:04:00 CDT 2002

From: "William Anderson" <neuro at well.com>
To: <thechat at lists.evolt.org>
Sent: August 16, 2002, Friday 2:19 PM
Subject: Re: [thechat] Auto-Restart

> If the PC is switched off at the front, and the power supply is
switched off
> at the mains, but not unplugged (a lot of mains sockets in the UK have
> on/off switches at the socket, I don't know if this is the case
abroad), you
> are safer than you think, as the unit will be disconnected from the
> supply and earthed.

I didn't mention it earlier, but we, in Pakistan, also always have
on/off switches at the sockets. When I turn the socket switch off, CPU
becomes completely safe. But I have to keep my PC running for most of
the time.

> But double-checking
> the BIOS for board/fan heat/speed stats is always a good thing.  Every
> avenue, etc.

Once somebody told me that manipulating BIOS is manipulating hardware
and I am not good in hardware. Your recommendation is right. I think,
box must be taken to some dealer.

Syed Zeeshan Haider.

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