[24hoursupport] Re: Is it okay to never shut computers down?

  • From: bls <brenna_99_ca@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2002 09:57:22 -0700 (PDT)

Good point.  Our house has been hit by lightning once
and the strike blew a telephone jack right across the
dining room and left burn marks on the floor.  My
computer and modem are unplugged during storms.


--- Joe Parker <joe.parker@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Another fear factor in summer is thunderstorms. Even
> with a UPS it's still 
> a heck of a risk. Not that I won't keep working
> while lightning crashes 
> around me, but if we're e.g. out to eat and a storm
> moves through it's a 
> constant worry if the computer's on.<snip>

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