Unix and Linux users can easily determine the uptime of their system by entering the command who -b. Microsoft Windows users can determine their system uptime by following Microsoft KB article 555737.
- From the Windows command bar, choose “Start” -> “Run”.
- Type “CMD” and press “Enter” key. A DOS-style command window will appear.
- From the command window, enter the command net statistics server or net stats srv at the prompt and press “Enter” key.
- Look for the line that start with “Statistics since …”, which provides the time the server was last booted.
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