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Hibernation

  1. #1

    Hibernation


    How do I get my computer to Hibernate. The power options only allow for shut down, reboot, and sleep...
    I know there is a way and I would appreciate someone walking me through it.

    Thanks.


    Kent

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Kent,

    Double check using the tutorial below to see if you have hibernate enabled.

    Hibernate - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Hope this helps.
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  3. #3


    Southern California
    Posts : 788
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center x64


    Also make sure your computer is updated, including for drivers. I think if your built in graphics or card aren't updated, you aren't able to hibernate.

    Edit- this might not apply to you if you have a store bought computer: they come with drivers installed
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  4. #4

    Thanks, Guys.


    Worked like a charm. Thanks again.


    Kent
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  5. #5


    Posts : 22,565
    64-bit Windows 10


    Great news. Glad we could help.
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