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Change default sleep state to S3

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    Change default sleep state to S3

    Is it possible to change the default sleep state to S3 ? So everytime i sleep command is sent to the computer, it would enter advanced S3 sleep instead of just the normal sleep state.

    The reason i want to do that is because i bought a MCE remote (Rosewill RHRC-11002). It has a sleep button and i want to use it to make my HTPC enter S3 Sleep mode...

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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

    This might help a little: S3.
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    W7 , W8 Pro x4

    Good info in that link , Thanks
    Also make sure S3 is set to default in the BIOS / UEFI .
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Change default sleep state to S3
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