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Windows 7: hibernate&sleep greyed out

13 Feb 2012   #1

64bit windows 7 home premium
hibernate&sleep greyed out

niether work, so following instructions from another old thread i went to cmd & entered - powercfg.exe/hibernate on.

I got-

there are one or more legacy drivers installed:
an internal system component has disabled hibernation

can anyone help me please, my OS is windows7 64bit


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13 Feb 2012   #2

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.


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Sleep States - See Available Sleep States

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