Please click the link corresponding to the operating system that you have on your computer for the instructions to restart the computer.

Restart your computer in Windows 8

If you are using Windows 8, open Charms menu using Win+C hotkey and click Settings. Click the Power button to access Restart option.

Restart your computer in Windows 7

If you are using Windows 7, click the Start button, click the arrow next to Shut down, and then click Restart.

Restart your computer in Windows Vista

If you are using Windows Vista, click the Start button, click the arrow next to Lock this computer, and then click Restart.

Restart your computer in Windows XP

If you are using Windows XP Professional, click Start, and then click Shut Down. In the What do you want the computer to do drop-down menu, select Restart, and then click OK.

Restart your computer in Windows 2000

If you are using Windows 2000, click Start, and then click Shut Down. In the What do you want the computer to do drop-down menu, select Restart, and then click OK.

Restart your computer in Windows Me/98

If you are using Windows Me/98, click Start, and then click Shut Down. Select the Restart option, and then click OK.

Restart your computer in Mac OS X

If you are using Mac OS X, click the Apple menu, and then click Restart.