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how long to use lap in a day

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  • Started 7 years ago by ramesh8189
  • Latest reply from whs
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Posted yesterday 
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Hi guys mine is a lenovo laptop bought on last december. it has home basic. for some days i ve been using nearly for 18 to 20 hrs a day. i ve connected internet thr dial up. can i use such long time? or is ther any limitations to use laptop?

Posted 7 years ago
Posts: 14920


You can run the machine until the parts wear out. IE LCD Screen, HD, etc., etc.

If the machine is performing NO functions, I suggest cutting it Completely Off during periods of NO use.

I don't know if there is even a Mean Time for system component failures in laptops.

May be in your documentation under system specifications.

Kindest Regards,
Rick P.♦ :)

Posted 7 years ago
Posts: 17584

Laptops are usually a lot more heat sensitive than desktops. If you plan to have your system running most of the time for many months or years, I would consider a desktop. I have a friend who runs an old Dell desktop since several years - he has never switched it off.

Posted 7 years ago

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