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Windows Hibernation

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Windows Hibernation

What is "best practices" for ACT! - Should a salesperson leave the ACT! program open on their computer and close the lid of the computer throughout the day.  Is this harmful to the ACT! program or the database?

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Re: Windows Hibernation

We have seen cases where it doesn't wake up well. and requires a reboot of the computer.  i"ve not seen corruption,...  Sugestion would be do so at your own risk.  Smiley Happy

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Re: Windows Hibernation

I would normally recommend closing any database program when system likely to hibernate.

But, like Jon, I haven't seen any specific issues I can put to it other than it might hiccup when starting because the service might take longer to restore than the UI