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A hard reboot refers to the process of physically removing the power from a computer and starting it back up. A soft reboot refers to the process of shutting down and restarting an operating system, and possibly restarting the computer hardware (initiated by software).

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How do I get Raspberry Pi to allow non-root process to bind to port 80 on reboot?

Just a quick bit of background here. I'm running home automation on Raspberry Pi 4 via node-red and hubitat. I need access to port 80 but I don't want to run with root access for obvious reasons. ...
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Update / Reboot status monitor

I am periodically surprised on my servers when they reboot on their own schedule. We do a manual reboot weekly but sometimes the automatic reboot also happens and it is disruptive. MS allows me to ...
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Working with Batch File

I'm in need a bat file to clear Event Viewer logs and re-boot computer...or help in modifying the ones I already have so that once ran from an administrator prompt, it'd clear the logs...and reboot ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad Laptop Reboots without booting completely OR Shuts down randomly

Background Before this issue started, I was using Laptop and my laptop hung because of switching to battery from AC. I had to force shutdown using power button. When I turned on laptop next time, I ...
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Configure OPNsense to restart itself after a crash

I run OPNsense as a home router system, along with a VPN that I frequently access while not at home. Recently, while I was away, the system at some point became inaccessible from outside. When I ...
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Prevent Windows from launching Task Manager on reboot

The problem: To reproduce the issue, boot up Windows 10 and log in. Start up Task Manager. While you're at it, also go to the Performance Tab and click "Open Resource Monitor" at the ...
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HDD turns off and on intermittently

I recently bought an internal Seagate HDD (ST1000DM010). Initially I plugged it in a secondary computer (Intel DH55HC motherboard, Q4'09) and then proceeded to install Windows 8 from an USB. During ...
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Dell XPS 13 (9305) BIOS not starting

I got a new Dell XPS 13 today but unable to go into BIOS. I tried F2 after restart I tried via system menu Nothing worked the screen stays black but the machine is running. Shortcut to restart graphic ...
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Windows 10 - Won't recognise USB stick after one is removed

I have an issue with Windows 10, which has only appeared in the last month or so, where I can put a USB memory stick in and Windows 10 will recognise it and allow me to use it, but once I have "...
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Single button reboot on Linux

I am running Linux mint 19, mate version on an augmented reality sandbox. The computer runs a Kinect camera, and a projector, and displays a topographic incline of the sand surface in a box below the ...
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group-policy shutdown script runs only on "Shutdown", not on "Reboot"

I’ve configured GPEDIT to run a script at shutdown. But the script only works when I shutdown the system and does nothing when I restart the system.
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windows: is there any way to drop into command line terminal when explorer freezes completely?

Lately I have had issues with Windows explorer freezing completely (i.e. mouse is stuck in busy icon and you can not click anywhere and you can not do keyboard shortcuts to pull up task-manager or ...
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Why is my Windows 10 randomly restarting?

Custom built PC, System info: Edition: Windows 10 Pro Version: 21H2 Installed: ‎12/‎6/‎2021 OS build: 19044.1415 AsRock Mobo: B550M Pro4 Processor: AMD Ryzen 3 3200G with Radeon Vega Graphics ...
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Windows 10\11 - wont shutdown\sleep\restart\run-as-admin

After hours of searching, I've got a very weird problem that I couldn't find a solution to. Since I upgraded my rig to Intel's 12gen (new motherboard, CPU, RAM, installation), I sometimes have the ...
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server rebooted by "www" user

the server is a 2019 standard vm. It rebooted in the middle of the day, so i went digging through the logs and found this: The process C:\WINDOWS\system32\shutdown.exe (servername) has initiated the ...
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Windows 10 restarts suddenly without any prompt - lpksetup

Please help understand why this happens. Does Microsoft still practice the habit of restarting the computer without user's consent? Do they simply cannot understand such simple common sense that you ...
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Windows 10 stuck at restart after SSD clone

So I recently upgraded to SSD from HDD for my OS and successfully cloned my Win10. I can log into win10 and everything works just fine. So far so good. Now the problem is, when I try to restart my PC, ...
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Windows 10 Reboot Sticks on Manufacturer Logo Screen, Shutdown works fine

So, this started happening a long time ago, after some windows update I believe, but I cannot figure it out. Basically when I restart windows, either through an interface (windows directly, updates, ...
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Buggy Rebooting and Install Failure

my system (windows 10) wants to do a shutdown or reboot to install a windows update. When I try the shut down, it will go through the normal steps, but then reboot itself with no input. After it ...
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I cannot run or install my Linux mint OS in HP laptop

I wanted to dual boot with windows 10. I have already install linux mint with usb-flash but I got stuck in the Grub and whenever I click linux mint os the black screen just appear forever without ...
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Windows Event Viewer Event Information

I am looking for information on a few specific Windows Event Viewer events that appear to occur on a system that I am using that has unexpected behavior. I can look through the event viewer and save ...
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After BIOS update PC resets exactly once on every startup

This is Asus Z490-I with 10900K. After upgrading the BIOS to version 2301 after initial power on, the PC will spin the fans for about a second, turn off, turn on again and everything is normal after ...
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acer stuck in purgatory after a windows 10 reset

acer aspire 5 model # 1515 - 51 - 75UY i decided a would use windows 10's function to reset my os, selected delete all my files in options and hit reset. it did its thing for a couple minutes and then ...
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openSUSE tumbleweed 20211025 not rebooting or shutting down

The problem is as simple as trying to reboot my system. It does not work. Even on a fresh start/power on. I am using KDE by the way. My system info is below. These are the last lines of systemd output:...
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Where does windows store what was last used on the run command (Win + R) between reboots?

Part of my job is to image laptops, and between reboots the last command I gave windows via run (Win + R) is always there. Does anyone know where that information is kept? It's mostly idle curiosity.
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My computer randomly powers off and restarts

My computer Intel i5 7th gen 8GB ddr4 (6 months old) 2TB hdd Barracuda Seagate Gigabyte LGA 1151 motherboard is 4 years old (used 3 years) and in the middle of some work or even when the system is ...
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PC goes into endless reboot. No POST/beeps. PC has internal RAID so I'm afraid to swap out mobo & screw up the drive array (I didn't configure it)

I have a PC workstation which has been working just fine for the last several years. As of a few days ago, when I power it on it goes into an endless reboot loop. It switches on for 1-2 seconds, then ...
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PC will not turn completely off

Hello my Laptop does not turn off, no matter what OS I am using, nor what USB Live utility I am shutting down. Windows, Linux, Live, doesn't matter. This is a Lenovo 2014 i3 UEFI, 64-bit. When using ...
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Design an alternative way to restart bare metal server when ssh-server is frozen

We have a bare metal at a remote data center. Once in a while, we can't log in via ssh, oftentimes the reason is that the ssh server dies. It just needs a reboot, but we CAN'T do it fast (have to make ...
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How to recover my libstdc++ in /usr/lib64

I was playing with a C++ program in CentOS7 and because of some problems my application was facing, I had to temporarily rename the /usr/lib64/libstdc++.so file into /usr/lib64/_libstdc++.so. But ...
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If I soft reboot into another OS what happens to all the memory from the previously booted OS

If I was to restart my computer without cutting power by performing a soft reboot, but then going into bios and booting into another OS on the startup screen, like going from windows to a linux live ...
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Laptop error while starting (check cable connection)

I'm trying to open my pc but I'm facing this issue.. I don't know what to do Pls provide the assistance
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UPS causes computer to restart when power is restored

Issue: When UPS switched back from battery to AC (power) the computer restarts. Even if computer is idle (less load) Scenario steps: UPS is plugged into wall only PC is plugged into the UPS Remove ...
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Get last boot/start time on Windows [duplicate]

I want to know when the Windows PC (Windows 10 or Windows Server 2019) was restarted. Today I tried it on my freshly booted machine (10 minutes ago) and I got the 17th August 2021 at 11:51:26 PM. So ...
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how to directly reboot from windows into Linux

I've seen solutions where one can create a script to boot directly into windows from the linux desktop, is there a way to go the other way around? Ideally, I would like to have a shortcut on the ...
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Ubuntu in WSL: Reboot Command is not working [duplicate]

Ubuntu in WSL: Reboot Command is not working I have been using WSL as a means to get access to Linux when developing software inside of the Windows 10: Pro Ed OS. But some of my preformated input ...
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How to prevent Windows 10 Software Center forced reboot?

I have a Windows 10 managed machine and I want to prevent the forced restart requested by Software Center software.
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My computer often restarts randomly, how do I know what's the issue?

It has been happening for long. I have no idea why. We changed GPU. We changed fans to make sure that CPU is cool. We changed power supply. We really have no idea why. It just restart. I wonder if ...
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How to restore chrome tabs after a reboot if you accidentally closed the restore popup?

I had dozen of important tabs I carried for couple days, though I did open and close several other tabs, and then i hat to reboot my computer because it was stuck. As usual when i launched chrome, ...
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Why my pc shutting down and restarting

Two days ago when i connect modem some time its showing blue screen error kmode exception and some time its shutdown and restart. Then i change modem driver and the issue solved.from yesterday my pc ...
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Windows 10 pro version 21H1 (19043.1081) needs rebooting

I know that for windows OS it is normal to reboot when something fails. But I do not think that it is normal all the time I need to turn on PC two times. The problem: When I turn on PC, all seem that ...
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How to change "Control Panel" settings without restart via Regedit?

I want to change toast notification display time via regedit. This can be done via changing MessageDuration value which is under this regedit key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Accessibility If I ...
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Blue screen error : stop code system_service_exception

Problems encountered on the PC with windows 10 21h1 : i started the PC and after short period of time it restarted but had no signal to monitor; after several attempts to restart it i received a blue ...
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Is it possible to disable restarts in Windows 10? [duplicate]

My laptop has a weird issue where the touch pad doesn't work after the device is restarted. It works fine after a normal shut down, though. Is it possible to disable restarts so that the computer will ...
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PC randomly reboot during gaming (temps are ok)

My PC randomly reboots while gaming. Sometimes it happens in menu without launch a game, sometimes 5 min after start, sometimes 3-6 hours or none - no pattern there. It happens in 3 of 4 games I'm ...
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How to know what's wrong with my PC (PC Freezes after few hours of usage)

So my PC starts freezing (and the sound freezes too) after few hours of usage, and then restarts by it self, no BSOD what so ever so i dont know what happen. if there is bsod, i can check the code, ...
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Computer randomly restarts - no indicators/crash logs/BSOD

So my desktop machine has started randomly restarting with no prompt, no BSOD, no error messages or the like. There is no consistency to it, it can happen when the machine is idle, or under load when ...
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Need help. PC keep restarting

MOBO - Rog Strix B550f Wifi Gaming RAM - CORSAIR Vengeance RGB Pro SL 16GB GPU - 1660 Super CPU - Ryzen 7 3700x PSU - CorsairRM 750 OS - Windows 10 Pro I'm pretty exhausted so it'll be a summary of ...
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Raid array degraded after reboot

I do not know if cross-posting is allowed, but i waited 2 weeks and sadly got now answer or could solve my problem by myself. In Short: Everytime I have to re-boot our PC the RAID-6 array consisting ...
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Acer aspire m5 stuck in a restart loop that turns on and off in 5 seconds without any display

Hello my acer aspire m5 is stuck in a restart loop. Each time i switch it on it starts for 2 seconds then switsches off and on again. When it switches on you can feel the fan and drive running then ...
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