Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Energy saving - Sleep & Hibernate

  1. #1

    Energy saving - Sleep & Hibernate

    I was upadte to win8 pro operation system on my DELL N5110 (laptop).
    I want this laptop not going to sleep Never and i defined it in power opition.

    But, I want this laptop going to hibernate (turn off - not using battery\electric source)
    when i close physical laptop (close the screen).

    What do I need to set in -> Power Opition in control panel? and How to do it?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    help please...
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 651
    Windows 8.1 x64

    What output do you receive when you run the command "powercfg /A" from a command prompt?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Energy saving - Sleep & Hibernate
Related Threads
Hi guys, I really don't know if this is the right place to make this post . Whenever I put my computer on sleep , the USB ports still give out energy when a phone or an external device is plugged into the ports , So I would like to know how can I stop my USB ports from giving out energy when laptop...
Hi everybody, I have few questions to ask you: When I put windows 8 in energy saving mode, animations became much slower (for example: the app mail didn't show me the box the pointer was on immediately and it took so much time to open the email). When I changed to balanced, the problem...
Solved Changing Sleep and Hibernate in Performance & Maintenance
Hello Everyone, I am new to Windows 8 and to this forum, so please accept my apologies if this query has already been answered somewhere before. I would be most grateful if someone can help me find out how to alter the time period before a computer running Windows 8 switches into "Sleep" or...
Hibernate and Sleep in General Support
Lenovo Ideapad Yoga 13 Windows 8 64 bit 8Gb Ram Intel i7 256Gb SSD I have started to hibernate the laptop when I'm not using it, instead of using sleep, to save battery power. When I was using sleep I had the wake timers enabled to allow the laptop to wake to run scheduled backup tasks. My...
Reboot from sleep/hibernate in General Support
So this isn't a BSOD but it seemed like the right place to post this. When ever I try to put the computer to sleep and then try to wake it up, it sits for a second like it wants to come back but then it reboots instead of waking up. Im really at a loss as what to do as I have never been very good...
Solved Won't sleep or hibernate. in Performance & Maintenance
Dual Booting 7/8 on an eMachine T5234. Won't timeout to sleep or hibernate, or hibernate even on command. With old or new Nvidia driver delivered for Win8. When I run last wake command after failure I get this: Microsoft Windows (c) 2012 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Sleep to Hibernate -- Issue in Performance & Maintenance
I have my power options set as follows: SLEEP --Sleep after -----On battery: 15 minutes -----Plugged in: Never --Allow hybrid sleep -----On battery: Never -----Plugged in: Never
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook