No, that is not bad. I only put my computer to sleep because the lights keep me awake. --- "It doesn't matter where you start, because to get where you want to go, you have to go through Philadelphia." - Dusty Baker
#3Government_FoodPosted 5/30/2012 8:24:28 PM
Every night before going to bed. During the day its asleep.
#4OdiousThirteenPosted 5/30/2012 8:27:39 PM
Whenever I'm done using it.
#5DiehardFFv2Posted 5/30/2012 8:27:54 PM
I shut it off when I go to bed. I have an SSD so my time turning it back on is about the same as it takes me to get comfy in my chair. --- i5 3570k @4.3 GHz / Asrock Z77 Extreme4 / 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866 / MSI GTX 560 / Corsair Force GT 120GB / Seagate Barracuda 2TB
#6I_Am_On_FirePosted 5/30/2012 9:28:05 PM
I usually hibernate. Restart when I need a reboot.
Haven't actually turned it off in like 6 or 7 months --- HP Pavilion dv6-2182nr | 6 GB DDR2 800 | 500 GB HDD | Windows 7x64 | ATi Radeon HD 4650 1 GB | AMD Turion II Ultra M620 @ 2.5 GHz
#7_GRIM_FANDANGO_Posted 5/31/2012 3:05:20 AM
I shut it off when I go to sleep or leave the house for longer then 2 hours or so. It should not really matter. I just prefer to shut down anything that is not being used. Even on other type of consumer hardware, I usually do not leave things on standby. --- I5 760 | MSI GTX 560 Ti Twin Frozr II | 8GB 1600MHz | WD 1TB 7200Rpm | Corsair VX 550w | CM Gladiator | Samsung S24A350H | Board Corsair K90 | Mouse Corsair M90
#8r0ge00Posted 5/31/2012 6:36:37 AM
When I'm not using it, it's asleep. If I know I'll be gone for more than a day, I'll shut it down.
#9RilievoPosted 5/31/2012 6:59:21 AM
Whenever I'm not using it. With my SSD the boot time is about 10 seconds.
#10ShubPosted 5/31/2012 7:04:10 AM
Every night on average. --- -What is best in life? -To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of the women.