Usually the restarting process on Windows PC includes shutting down the device first and then switching it on again. If you are having an old desktop PC then you should be having a dedicated button on the CPU cabinet to restart the Windows instantly. By pressing it, you can restart the computer faster without shutting it down first.

It is really helpful for the situation when your computer is unresponsive and you are not able to perform any task on it or if you just want to restart your computer without wasting time in closing all the open applications and task.
Restart the Windows Computer Faster

But now this feature is missing from most of the new desktop PCs. Also, laptops got no such option to restart Windows fast. Even if you try to shut down or restart your computer when the programs are running, Windows will close them first and then shut down or restart your computer.

Windows still provide an option to restart your computer instantly without shutting it down and closing the running programs first. This option is not visible directly and that is why, many people do not know about it. Have a look on the steps shown below to perform the Emergency Restart on the Windows operated computers.

HOW TO : Restart the Windows Computer Faster Using the Emergency Restart

1. Press the CTRL, ALT and Delete keys together (Ctrl+Alt+Delete)

2. When the options appear on the screen, press and hold the CTRL key and click on the switch off menu at the bottom right corner.

3. Now a warning message will appear on the screen about restarting the Windows forcefully as shown in the below image.

Restart the Windows Computer Faster

4. Click on the OK button to confirm the Emergency Restart to restart your computer instantaneously.

Keep in mind to perform the Windows Emergency Restart only when you really need to restart your Windows PC faster as it will not close any running program or give you the time to save any file. It may cause harm to any of your running program and corrupt the files as well.