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How to turn hibernate completely off?

  1. #1


    Denmark
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    Windows 8.1 64bit Pro

    How to turn hibernate completely off?


    How do I turn Hibernate completely off, so the hibernate-file goes away?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 20,272
    64-bit Windows 10 build 10158


    Hello Burgurne,

    You can use the tutorial below in Windows 8 as well to disable Hibernate and delete the hiberfil.sys file.

    Hibernate - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Forums

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  3. #3


    Denmark
    Posts : 219
    Windows 8.1 64bit Pro


    Thank you. That did the job
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  4. #4


    Posts : 20,272
    64-bit Windows 10 build 10158


    You're most welcome.
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How to turn hibernate completely off?

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