How to Set the Computer to be Rebooted Weekly

It is advisable to reboot your PCs periodically. A PC running IVM for instance should be rebooted weekly. To do so, just follow the instructions below.

  1. First off be clear which operating system you are using Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP (home or professional), Windows 2003 Server. The process varies with your operating system
  2. A utility program is required for Windows NT based operating systems. Windows NT and 2000 do not usually ship with this utility program. You can download a version here.
  3. Unzip the file downloaded from above and copy it into the following folder: (do not overwrite any existing file if prompted)
    For Windows 2000 - C:\Windows\System32 or For Windows NT - C:\WINNT\System32


A) For Windows NT Only

That's it!


B) For Windows 98/2000/XP/2003 Server

That's it! Click the Ok button and you are done.

This Applies to the Following Programs