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L&I, Office of Information Technology Procedure


Name: Restart Procedure
Effective Date: June 2017
Category: Platform
Version: 1.3

1. Scope

This procedure applies to all Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) employees and business partners (hereinafter referred to collectively as “L&I Users”).

2. Procedure

The procedure is implemented by all L&I Users at the end of their shift.

  1. Restart Procedure
    Step Action

    Click the Windows "Start" button in the lower left hand corner of the screen.



    Hover over the arrow next to the "Log off" button and click the "restart" option.



    Ensure a light blue screen displays a "Shutting down…", "Operations are in progress," or an "…Installing Updates" message. If one of these messages is displayed the process is complete.


    The computer will then restart and go to the normal Logon screen.


    If the screen darkens and displays a message that "programs still need to close," wait two minutes and then click the "Force restart" button.


    Ensure that one of the messages in step 3 (Three) is displayed before leaving your computer.

3. References

L&I Policy Definitions Document

PLT-003 - PC Power Policy

4. Version Control

Version Date Purpose
1.1 02/2015 Base Document
1.2 04/2015 Published
1.3 06/2017 Review/update with related policy