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Windows 7: Machine won't hibernate?

19 Nov 2010   #21
alexium

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacee View Post
Make sure that the "Allow the computer to turn off this device " option is enabled for each device.
For most devices this checkbox is rendered inactive (gray) and unchecked. Is it normal?


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19 Nov 2010   #22
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

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19 Nov 2010   #23
David Ben Yosef

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by j2burles View Post
The only other aggravating issue is that McAfee won't work with Win 7 yet. I'm using a 14 Day trial of Norton for now, but I would really just like to use a free AV until McAfee delivers a working product. Does anyone have a suggestion? I've heard that Spyware Doctor or Avast might do the trick.
The absolute best free anti-virus solution I've found is Avira Antivir. Here's the download page: Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus
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19 Nov 2010   #24
brianzion

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by David Ben Yosef View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by j2burles View Post
The only other aggravating issue is that McAfee won't work with Win 7 yet. I'm using a 14 Day trial of Norton for now, but I would really just like to use a free AV until McAfee delivers a working product. Does anyone have a suggestion? I've heard that Spyware Doctor or Avast might do the trick.
The absolute best free anti-virus solution I've found is Avira Antivir. Here's the download page: Avira AntiVir Personal - Free Antivirus
Microsoft security essentials is a good choice its free and built for windows 7 in all accounts most gurus on this site would agree
http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
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19 Nov 2010   #25
David Ben Yosef

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 RTM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by brianzion View Post
Microsoft security essentials is a good choice its free and built for windows 7 in all accounts most gurus on this site would agree
http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/
Also a good anti-virus solution. Not the best, but it get's the job done for most end users. Thumbs up.
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