Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Windows 7 SLEEP MODE FIX !

26 Jul 2009   #1

Windows 7 DUH...
 
 
Windows 7 SLEEP MODE FIX !

Computer Won't goto sleep ?
here is why and how to fix it

By default Windows 7 has media sharing turned on ( for xbox , ps3) ect

this pervents it from going into standby Mode

The Fix is Simple

Open control panel and goto

Power Options > change Plan settings > Advanced Power Settings


+Sleep
Allow hybrid Sleep > disabled
Allow wake timers >
disable/enable try both settings

+USB
USB selective suspend > ENABLE

+When Shareing media [ This is the critical one ]

Set to allow the computer to sleep


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

26 Jul 2009   #2

windows 7 RTM
 
 

arrrrr thanks alot man works a treat was wondering what settings would work thank you very much. OH! thought it was put the pc to sleep then when it starts back up it takes to the password page saying password locked then it wont let me put my password in at all so i have to manually power it off and back on again before it will reconize my pass any idea ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Jul 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 build 7600
 
 

Let me try this on my PC which has not gone to sleep past many months now, will report back.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


28 Jul 2009   #4

Windows 7 Build 7100
 
 

For those who weren't able to find the Power Options it's within Hardware
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Jul 2009   #5

Windows 7
 
 

I still have problems with the Sleep/Hibernate modes. I'm going to set up a bunch of TV recordings for this weekend and just let it go and see how many BSOD I get. Maybe they will fix this problem with SP1.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Jul 2009   #6

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Download the latest Windows updates!! I think they fixed the monitor off/sleep problem I was having. So far so good. Go the the 'My Digital Life' forum.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Aug 2009   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 build 7600
 
 

I dont see any latest update, which update did you think solves this problem, please let me know as I need this problem sorted out.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Aug 2009   #8

Windows 7 SP1 x64 build 7601.21701
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by doakh View Post
Download the latest Windows updates!! I think they fixed the monitor off/sleep problem I was having. So far so good. Go the the 'My Digital Life' forum.
nah it doesnt, but dunno if its less frequent or not. It only happens if you have taskbar on auto-hide anyway...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Aug 2009   #9

Windows 7
 
 

I think I have the latest updates but I still got a crash yesterday when I setup some shows to record and then left the system alone. I didn't get the BSOD but a complete system lock up.

I'll check out that Digital Life spot but I'm probably going to go back to Vista before the Fall TV season starts.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Aug 2009   #10

Windows 7
 
 

I had 2 successful Sleep/Wake events. Then it was back to the BSOD.

I give up.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Windows 7 SLEEP MODE FIX !




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Windows 7 SLEEP MODE FIX !
Thread Forum
How to remotely put windows on sleep mode? Performance & Maintenance
Windows 7 Sleep Mode problem General Discussion
Windows 7 crashing in sleep mode BSOD Help and Support
Sleep mode in Windows 7 Installation & Setup
Windows 7 Crashes in sleep mode BSOD Help and Support
Windows 7 Sleep mode issue Performance & Maintenance
Windows 7 freezes in sleep mode General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:25 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33