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Windows 7: "Sleep" disables from shutdown menu. How to enable?

17 Mar 2013   #1
arnoldus

Win 7 x64 Pro
 
 
"Sleep" disables from shutdown menu. How to enable?

Hi,

I built my own computer 2 years ago.
At the time, my motherboard had issues with the C-sleep states, so I had it disabled, I can not remember how.
Now I have a new motherboard, but I can not find the way to re-enable it again.

It is just greyed out in the start > shutdown menu.

What can I check to find out where this was set?


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17 Mar 2013   #2
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

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 "Sleep" disables from shutdown menu. How to enable?




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