There are several ways to restart a dell laptop and these ways only come in handy when the regular restart doesn’t work when your computer run into a problem.
In this article, i will cover every ways and methods to help you restart your dell laptop.
Having a dell laptop is the same thing as having an HP or Acer laptop or any other brand of windows laptop. What these brands have in common is one thing which is the OS(operating system) and this operating system restart method can be applied to all brands of windows computer especially a dell laptop.
If you want to know how to restart dell laptop, here’s how:
4 Methods On How To Restart A Dell Laptop
- Navigate to your Windows logo button and click on it
- Select Power
- Now click on Restart
You can also restart your dell laptop by choosing Shutdown after following the steps above. The only difference this time is that you will have to turn your dell laptop back on manually when your laptop shuts down completely.
- Press and hold Ctrl + Alt + Del simultaneously to reveal a full-screen popup
- At your bottom right corner, click on the power logo icon
- Now choose restart
Once again, you can also restart your dell laptop by choosing Shutdown after following the steps above. The only difference this time is that you will have to turn your dell laptop back on manually when your laptop shuts down completely.
- On your keyboard, press and hold Ctrl + F4 simultaneously
- A popup will display asking you what you want your computer to do
- Make sure the option is on restart
- Select ok
There’s also a shutdown option, you can choose that and then restart your computer after you dell laptop completely shuts down.
This method should be the last method you should perform when nothing else is working. You don’t always want to use this method over and over because it could damage your dell laptop.
To preform this method,
Press and hold your Power Button for 5 to 10 seconds
Immediately, your computer will trip off and sometimes, you might hear a click while it trips off. Now proceed by turning your dell laptop back on.
Clearly you can see how easy it is to restart a dell laptop and one of these methods will work for you without any doubt.
Remember it is only necessary you force shut down your dell laptop when nothing else is working.
If you want to understand more about Shut down, sleep, or hibernating your dell laptop, read more here
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