The answer to your question is, "It depends". If you are turning the
computer all the way off, then scheduled tasks and maintenance won't run.
But if you are putting it to sleep (which is what many newer computers do
when you push the power button) it will awaken and perform tasks.
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"FF''s mom" <FFsmom@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> When my system runs the maintanence programs, does my computer need to be
> I have cable.