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Windows 7: Hyberfil.sys Won't Stay Off After powercfg -h off, Disable in CP

07 Dec 2011   #1
Silver0066

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 
Hyberfil.sys Won't Stay Off After powercfg -h off, Disable in CP

I have turned of Hybrid Sleep, Hibernation in Control Panel.

I have run "powercfg -h off" with Administrative Privileges.

I am using Windows 7 Ultimate 64. I can delete hyberfil.sys after the above, but as soon as I reboot it is back.

Can anyone help?

Many thanks,


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07 Dec 2011   #2
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Try Option Three here> Hibernate - Enable or Disable

You may have already. This is what I did on mine. I set it as shown to "Never".
Mike
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 Hyberfil.sys Won't Stay Off After powercfg -h off, Disable in CP




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