What If You Turn Off Your PC During An Update?

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If your computer loses power while it's updating, does that automatically spell disaster?

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  1. IcDragonPlayz ✔️
    IcDragonPlayz ✔️
    5 דקות לפני

    This one might be risky, but what happens if you ask Siri to divide by Zero Note: I am not responsible for any damage to structures, sudden deaths, or a black hole appearing and taking everything away.

  2. Pikachu Boss
    Pikachu Boss
    8 דקות לפני

    My laptop once died while doing an update and I had to do system recovery

  3. Vignesh Gowda Bidrupane
    Vignesh Gowda Bidrupane
    46 דקות לפני

    I don't shutdown my laptop for months . But i do forceful restarts during updates. 😝✌️

  4. XenithShadow
    53 דקות לפני

    I accidently "turn off" my laptop while it was install update. I opened and closed the screen as it had turne its self on to update while i was sleeping and had woken me up but i didnt realise it was updating. Due to a lack of space on the hard drive i was unable to system restore, clean install or roll back. I eventually resolved it booting from a usb and deleting some files to free up space and then reinstalling windows.

  5. Natsuki Subaru, Flugel
    Natsuki Subaru, Flugel
    שעה לפני

    The worst thing to see while turning on your computer in the morning is "Blue screen" (๑•﹏•)

  6. trajectoryunown
    שעה לפני

    I forcibly remove power from PCs during updates if I don't want to wait. Skip error check after booting. Never once had a problem.

  7. green skull gamer
    green skull gamer
    2 שעות לפני

    I do it all the time

  8. First name Last name
    First name Last name
    2 שעות לפני

    I always pull the plug when it tells me "don't turn off your computer" because I'm a rebel and i don't let some computer tell me how to live my life. Its getting expensive though.

  9. richard klegin
    richard klegin
    3 שעות לפני

    why i love linux , because its not a brooken os like windows

  10. Lee Scott
    Lee Scott
    4 שעות לפני

    Socks.dll and Sandals.dll - Na I don't want that update

    4 שעות לפני

    Star up repair is as useful as a fart in the wind.

  12. Xtreme :c
    Xtreme :c
    5 שעות לפני

    "Thats ok! I'm just gonna need to off my potato pc-" My potato low budget freind last word...

  13. SaadandMario
    5 שעות לפני

    my father turned off my old PC during an update and it just turns on but it doesn't appear on my monitor screen

  14. Rishil
    6 שעות לפני

    Quick answer: it would be far more irritating than waiting for windows to finish updating

  15. Samuel Ruff
    Samuel Ruff
    6 שעות לפני

    My computer won't stop turning off and back on!

  16. Taras Petrenco
    Taras Petrenco
    7 שעות לפני

    Nothing personal it's just an update.

  17. Bartek Matkowski
    Bartek Matkowski
    7 שעות לפני

    How he's alive

  18. ApolloN ZexinoNZ
    ApolloN ZexinoNZ
    8 שעות לפני

    I did turned off my laptop when i have to go to school

  19. Bjorn Dahlman
    Bjorn Dahlman
    8 שעות לפני

    If windows crashes soo does repair mode. Old saying.

  20. MegaMGstudios
    10 שעות לפני

    John is gonna die tonight

  21. Dragoș Răduică
    Dragoș Răduică
    11 שעות לפני

    Very nice video! ✔👍

  22. Gilbert Donell Chen
    Gilbert Donell Chen
    12 שעות לפני

    last time I did that my house blew up

  23. coldeheate
    13 שעות לפני


  24. un tizio a caso
    un tizio a caso
    13 שעות לפני

    Y u look like the meme guy

  25. Robert Roberto
    Robert Roberto
    13 שעות לפני


  26. 3ViL
    14 שעות לפני

    Computer: Please don't turn off th- Me: Turns off the computer. Computer: Welp

  27. Halim Shalaby
    Halim Shalaby
    14 שעות לפני


  28. mcghanny dultra
    mcghanny dultra
    15 שעות לפני

    I did that 2 years ago

  29. Abhishek Savant
    Abhishek Savant
    15 שעות לפני

    I would be shitting bricks if I were to update a pc operating on direct power. Luckily I'm the laptop gang. Though I still have to update my Xbox once a few months. I do it at midnight mostly as it guarantees no power failure.

  30. Endermen
    15 שעות לפני

    What if you delet the files that roll back the update and then unplug it?

  31. TyreChewingDog
    15 שעות לפני

    Yeh I turned it off when it was a critical update and fucked my computer. Not fun.

  32. Arnaud HH
    Arnaud HH
    16 שעות לפני

    I nevered do this

  33. 19v8
    16 שעות לפני

    i had an update and it took 5 days

  34. DiaburoBR
    17 שעות לפני

    he blow up

  35. SD
    18 שעות לפני

    I did and nothing happens it starts from where you left

  36. galaxy gaming
    galaxy gaming
    18 שעות לפני

    The question we all wanted to know the answer to but were to scared to find out

  37. duck3i
    18 שעות לפני


  38. Aashit Agrawal
    Aashit Agrawal
    19 שעות לפני

    That would be savage.

  39. Dirgha Sharma
    Dirgha Sharma
    19 שעות לפני

    I did it 100 times

  40. epicblue 00
    epicblue 00
    20 שעות לפני

    So that's why my laptop with windows fucking died

  41. Julian
    20 שעות לפני

    Next: what happens when you forget to turn off airplane mode while in a plane.

  42. Angelica Espitia
    Angelica Espitia
    20 שעות לפני

    Thank you Windows! Very cool!

  43. SanF
    20 שעות לפני

    I turned it off and it just showed 1 pixel of the screen when I turned it on again what happened

  44. lol minecraft
    lol minecraft
    20 שעות לפני

    i turned off an update 3 times before didnt break my laptop

  45. whizarz
    20 שעות לפני

    Once did this with my old computer and one of my main drives got completely corrupted

  46. GafftheHorse
    21 שעה לפני

    There's a fair probability even without power loss.... I've had Windows installs brick themselves even after an update that wasn't interrupted by power outage.

  47. jonnyblaze6900
    22 שעות לפני

    Turning computer off = data loss

  48. Wishful Lps
    Wishful Lps
    22 שעות לפני

    I’ve done this a million times and my computer is fine Well okay computer wtf

  49. Gee əəD
    Gee əəD
    22 שעות לפני

    Such a brave man

  50. 720 Corridos
    720 Corridos
    23 שעות לפני

    I once did that and my whole operation system got fucked up I couldn’t load into windows 10 lol

  51. caleb mcneil
    caleb mcneil
    23 שעות לפני

    i did this all the time when i was using my 2010 laptop

  52. Ethan For Nintendo 3ds
    Ethan For Nintendo 3ds
    יום לפני

    Me: laughs in Mac

  53. Red
    יום לפני

    I always thought it said that cause it would just reset the progress

  54. Alex The mta and r211,weather, fan
    Alex The mta and r211,weather, fan
    יום לפני

    What happens if you lost your charger for your hp or dell,acer cromebook,no outlet in range of your charger and everyone else doesn’t have a charger or currently doing it while updating and dies,just ask someone for a charger or swap seats 💺 to plug it in to update,or say I’ll update later.

  55. Chqnces
    יום לפני

    Funny this shows up in recommended cause that’s literally what I did this past weekend. I had to delete everything.💀

  56. JayArts
    יום לפני


  57. Harry V
    Harry V
    יום לפני

    Nothing happe s I did it hyesterday... OK OK it kills me 😅

  58. Woofygoo
    יום לפני

    I once had a pending update that I was too lazy to do for a little while. After returning from work ( Yes, I left my PC on so I could finish a project after work ) I see my pc was off and no longer booting, I suspect that the update decided to go anyway after I didn't click the button to reschedule it for later while at work and it tried to update while I had all my project stuff running and then proceeded to update and bricked my bootfiles. I had to reinstall windows to get it to work again. I am now terrified of the windows update icon

    יום לפני

    lol when i was a kid i restarted my dads laptop because i unpluck the Charger

  60. PikaPika Gamer
    PikaPika Gamer
    יום לפני

    I lost my computer for 2 months because I was impatient.

  61. Quixelf
    יום לפני

    0:50 um.. socks.dll?

  62. JIBRAN 2005
    JIBRAN 2005
    יום לפני

    I learned this the hard way

  63. Yağız Aygün
    Yağız Aygün
    יום לפני

    Mine gets stuck at 30 percent and just shuts down on its own then when i re open my PC it just continues off from there

  64. RollingCheeseCart
    יום לפני

    I love videos from my recommended

  65. Banana Fusion
    Banana Fusion
    יום לפני

    Nobody has got the guts to do it, so they watched this video instead

  66. Bozfy
    יום לפני

    Nothing A short simple answer

  67. Time Lords
    Time Lords
    יום לפני

    if it's updating and you turn the laptop or pc off it will break on a black screen and won't turn on warning

  68. Desjardins
    יום לפני

    2:49 POV: you cant use a terminal

  69. Ant _gaming
    Ant _gaming
    יום לפני

    Wdym when you turn off your PC, when its updating, your screen turns black. So weird

    יום לפני

    If I had enough money, I would have tried it myself Without worrying

  71. sidharth kothari
    sidharth kothari
    יום לפני

    I have got the BSOD and I am unable to acces my pc could anyone help

  72. Teppo Multimäki
    Teppo Multimäki
    יום לפני

    I have done that, and I had to re install windows

  73. Jason Vic
    Jason Vic
    יום לפני

    Bro, I did this way back when I'm new to computers, it was the first time I experience an update and I did not know what to do. I own a loptop and I had the habit of playing games without the battery, the update happened and the update says not to unplug the computer. It was novel and I got nervous but I unplug it anyway. I thought that solved the "problem". The next day the same blue screen came out before the windows open, I unplugged it for a couple of times and the same thing happened again and again. We approached a friend of ours and he said to wait it out. That incident introduced me to how computers work. I participated on programs that gives a better background about pc work, microsoft and other stuff, and now here I am.

  74. Pro Roblox Gamer AKA boateo6
    Pro Roblox Gamer AKA boateo6
    יום לפני

    I have done it and nothing happened!

    יום לפני

    u guys wont believe.. i got an update.... i pressed the update button. for some f-ing reason, my electricity supplier decided to ducking cut the power for a whole 1 hour that day. My laptop turned off because of battery low shit. MY LAPTOP IS NOW IN REPAIR.. AKA I HAD TO SEND IT TO A COMPANY TO REINSTAL WINDOWS... as it totally messed up the startup... so long video short: *DO NOT TURN OFF YOUR STUFF WHEN ITS UPDATING, YOU WILL REGRET ALL CAP*

  76. Ricky Bryceland
    Ricky Bryceland
    יום לפני

    The FBI come and break your vertebrae

  77. L4zer3d
    יום לפני

    now what if i do that on a bios update

  78. TPC - The Purple Creeper
    TPC - The Purple Creeper
    יום לפני

    3:31 And if this light flashes red every few seconds?...

  79. Jack Beanstalk
    Jack Beanstalk
    יום לפני

    I lost power in an update and my computer now it is so bad

  80. soppaism
    יום לפני

    Only did it once, resulting with some updates becoming impossible to install at all (despite numerous retries, reboots, googling & tinkering)

  81. Minecraftdudejp Gaming
    Minecraftdudejp Gaming
    יום לפני

    Lol when I was a kid I was so scared when this happened lol

  82. MyPetTrainBilly
    יום לפני

    It happened to me and it corrupted my files i couldnt boot until i reinstalled on a usb

  83. Bennett Balogh
    Bennett Balogh
    יום לפני

    Just unplugged my iMac while it was updating at 4 am bc it was too bright… it was a 2011 model and completely died :(

  84. Jatin negi Dayanand Public School shimla
    Jatin negi Dayanand Public School shimla
    יום לפני

    Well I tried and the result: It updated later😑

  85. its sayinprince
    its sayinprince
    יום לפני

    i turned my laptop off and when i turned it on it just resumed

  86. El Elablo
    El Elablo
    יום לפני

    I needed to know this

  87. hadz
    יום לפני

    I accidentally restarted my pc during a update now I can't connect to the WiFi no matter what I do and my pc doesn't say a update is available or anything like that

  88. cringe alien gaming
    cringe alien gaming
    יום לפני

    I can’t even do that because windows doesn’t like me and won’t update

  89. BirbBoi
    יום לפני

    I don't even have a PC 🤣

  90. justonexone
    יום לפני

    If you do that: Alan walker will stop walking; The chainsmokers will stop smoking; Shrek will get out of his swamp; VSauce will stop saying or is it; This comment will make sense.

    1. Erdo Erenoglu
      Erdo Erenoglu
      יום לפני

      Underrated comment

  91. Marcellofp
    יום לפני

    Turning off a PC during an update is like replying to emails that say to not to reply

    1. Baby Sonic GT
      Baby Sonic GT
      8 שעות לפני

      bruh lol

  92. Crypt1c
    יום לפני

    1:55 hyped up for microsoft pork sim

  93. stunt94u
    יום לפני

    Q: *[title]* Answer: you're a madlad

  94. Raj Das
    Raj Das
    יום לפני

    Best is to disable windows update

  95. Govil Jagtap
    Govil Jagtap
    יום לפני

    After update hdd crashed rip data in recent updates

  96. Patrick Star
    Patrick Star
    יום לפני

    That one time the adapter disconnected on my laptop with a dead battery while it was updating? Laptop needed to restore itself, took a few minutes, then it needed to update again, no biggie, it is almost like they are designed for these errors. Edit: Oh yeah, i also had it get stuck once, so had to completely turn it off, same issue as above.

    1. Samsung User
      Samsung User
      23 שעות לפני

      same but my desktop files were wiped out

  97. K- sama
    K- sama
    יום לפני

    I actually did this during an update on my laptop, and when I turned it on again, it was just updating again

  98. Dingleberry Tech
    Dingleberry Tech
    יום לפני

    In pokemon GSC, if you reset in the middle of saving, you can duplicate your pokemon. If I unplug PC, will I have 2 windows?