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Windows 7: choose what closing the lid does

10 Feb 2011   #1
quefol

windows 7 starter 32bit and windows 7 home 64bit
 
 
choose what closing the lid does

hello i have windows 7 stater and would like to choose what closing the lid dose to do nothing i go to power option but cant seem to change it dose stater not let me change this option if so is there a way to do it without having to upgrading


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10 Feb 2011   #2
dobhar

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Hi quefol...I have a Samsung Netbook running Windows Starter and under Power Options > System Settings I am able to choose "Do nothing" for "When I close the lid"


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23 Feb 2011   #3
quefol

windows 7 starter 32bit and windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

problem solved turns out samsung has a fast start mode that disables most power settings just had to disable it
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