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Windows 7: Laptop not waking from Hibernation

16 Jan 2015   #1
kma1717

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Laptop not waking from Hibernation

Hi,

I have a co-worker that says his laptop doesnt wakeup when it goes into hibernation mode. He said went to a meeting for 2 hours and when he came back, the green power light was on, but the laptop showed no signs of life and he had to reboot the laptop. Is there some kind of setting I can change for this? The laptop is a Lenovo ThinkPad W540. Any thoughts/suggestions are greatly appreciated!

Thanks,
Kevin


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16 Jan 2015   #2
gregrocker

 

Hibernate is actually a shutdown of all power after saving your work to c:\hiberfil.sys. If it doesn't say Resuming Windows when you power back up, then reset it to see if it will work correctly. Hibernate - Enable or Disable - Windows 7 Forums
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16 Jan 2015   #3
kma1717

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 

Hi Greg,

I was able to fix the issue from the tips that were in the link you provided. Thank you for your help!

Thanks,
Kevin
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16 Jan 2015   #4
gregrocker

 

Glad to hear it.
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