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Power Button Sleep only works Once!

  1. #11


    Quote Originally Posted by Brooklyn567 View Post
    Have you tried the sleep button on the keyboard?

    If not try a keyboard with a sleep button on it and try that...
    Hey, that works! Now I'll have to find a keyboard that I like that has a sleep key.

    Thanks!

    Ed


    Thanks!

    Ed

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  2. #12


    Maryland USA
    Posts : 758
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot


    Great news on the sleep button...

    It appears that your bios has other plans for the power button..

    If you feel adventurous im sure youll figure it out..
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  3. #13


    Maryland USA
    Posts : 758
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot


    Until you find a keyboard you like I made you a batch file that will put your computer to sleep..

    Run as administrator otherwise it will hibernate instead..


    sleep.bat

    Brooklyn!
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Power Button Sleep only works Once!
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