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Windows 7: Wont Auto Sleep

24 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit Retail
Wont Auto Sleep

Prior to SP1, W7 would go into sleep mode after 2 hours. Now, the screens shut off but the computer is not in sleep mode. I can hit the sleep button and it will sleep but no auto sleep. I've reset all parameters that I could find to no avail.

Any suggestions?


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24 Mar 2011   #2

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1

Dear bobland,
When the computer screen turns off, is the power button(on your cabinet) in "off" mode or is it still glowing? If you are using a Blue tooth mouse and keyboard that can lead to your kind of prob. Try borrowing a hard-wired mouse and keyboard and you "should" see the difference! Peruse this useful tutorial : Hibernate - Enable or Disable
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