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Leaving the Imac on all night

Should I leave it on (sleeping) all night, or turn it off?

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Just let it run

It will not cause any problems if you let the machine sleep overnight. There are some utilities that run during the night, so leaving it on allows them to run.
Just set it to sleep and shut down the HD.


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