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post #1 of 26
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Almost ready to plug in the rig.

Just a question...

Should I shut down every night before bed when you have watercooling? Is that counterproductive or does it not matter?

Thanks
post #2 of 26
Doesn't matter, it's all about personal preference.

I don't personally see a reason to leave it on when I'm not using it, so I turn it off every night, but many people leave it on for weeks at a time.
    
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post #3 of 26
did you leak test?

it shouldnt matter man, both my rigs are water cooled and running 24/7... for a long time now
post #4 of 26
I run my rig almost 24/7. I torrent constantly, however. I really need to invest in a file server rig for this kinda thing.
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I have mine on a sleep plan. Saves on your power bill.
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post #7 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gabe3384 View Post
I have mine on a sleep plan. Saves on your power bill.
With his 980x I think that is one of his least problems.
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post #8 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gabe3384 View Post
I have mine on a sleep plan. Saves on your power bill.
good thing sb idles at <100w
post #9 of 26
I restart my comp every other week, and its rarely off for more than an hour.
    
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post #10 of 26
I leave mine on 24/7 for folding and maybe a bi weekly restart.
 
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