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Computer won't sleep

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    Computer won't sleep


    Sometimes when I select sleep from the power options menu, the computer won't actually enter sleep mode. The monitor will turn off, but I can still hear the computer running. If I move the mouse, the screen will turn back on as if it was simply in a screensaver. What could the issue be? I am running Windows 8.1 Pro.

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  2. #2


    By the Ocean
    Posts : 177
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64


    Well I'd assume the fan(s) would still be running unless you shut down the machine...
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