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    Windows 8 issue


    Im converting a file from my softwear onto disc and coz i leave the laptop to get on with the job and when i get back to the laptop its gone into like a sleep. I then have to right click the desktop and entre my password to find out that my converting to disc was dead.. when i stop at the laptop converting this never happens...is there a way to stop my laptop from doing this?
    Thank you.

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    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP


    Control Panel > Power Options. You can adjust on of the existing power plans or create a custom one. I have a custom one to do the following when I don't want power options to bug me.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails CustomPowerPlan.PNG  
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    Posts : 24
    windows 8.1 advent 1000


    Thank you
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    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP


    You are very welcome.
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