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I have a HTPC running 24/7 and every now and then XBMC will start to stutter with the playback of video if I leave it running for too long. I would like it to have the machine reboot itself weekly at 4am on Mondays. Can this be done in Windows 8?

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schedule a reboot with task scheduler, look up reboot command on google

 

restart coomand; shutdown.exe -r -t 00

 

open task schdeuler/create basic task/give it a name/ pick weekly/ set start  time and and date/ check weekly/ click next/ start  program/ next/  programs script: shutdown.exe, in arguments type: -r -t 00 and click next and finish

 


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I believe the default is the 2nd tuesday of every month.
 
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