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  • power down 1. To cease functioning or operating by disconnecting from a power source. To avoid damaging the screen, these new LED televisions power down automatically after .
  • (Computer Science) (tr, adverb) to shut down (a computer system) in a methodical way, concluding by switching the power off Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition © HarperCollins Publishers , , , , , , , , ,
  • Feb 28,  · If you right-click the Start button, you'll see a lengthy pop-up shortcut menu -- with "Shut down or sign out" right near the bottom. Mouse over that option and then click "Shut down." This is.
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  • Jan 01,  · By default Windows 10 will power down hard drives after 20 minutes of inactivity (or if the computer is a laptop, 10 minutes when on battery). For solid state drives (SSD) this has no affect, but for traditional mechanical hard drives, when this happens the hard drive will ‘spin down’ – reducing its power usage and giving the drive an opportunity to cool down.
  • Oct 17,  · Select Start and then select Power > Shut down. Move your mouse to the lower left-hand corner of the screen and right-click the Start button or press Windows logo key + X on your keyboard. Tap or click Shut down or sign out and choose Shut down. .
  • Feb 04,  · According to a report by the Natural Resources Defense Council, electronic devices that are inactive but still drawing power — for example, computers left in sleep mode — consume electricity equivalent to the output of 50 megawatt power plants, and add $ a year to the typical household's electric bill.