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Windows 7: Hdd disapears

05 Dec 2010   #11
1Bowtie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Why are you useing hibernate on a desktop, it was made for laptops to save power. Most people use sleep mode which can be set in power options to turn off your monitor and hdd's on any schedule you want. There are way fewer prob's useing sleep


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05 Dec 2010   #12
GeneO

Windows 10 Pro. EFI boot partition, full EFI boot
 
 

Right click my computer -> manage
Select event viewer -> Windows Logs -> System

On the right hand side select "filter current log"
Check Event level: critical, warning and error and press OK


- Gene
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06 Dec 2010   #13
qreaigh

win7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 1Bowtie View Post
Why are you useing hibernate on a desktop, it was made for laptops to save power. Most people use sleep mode which can be set in power options to turn off your monitor and hdd's on any schedule you want. There are way fewer prob's useing sleep

actually it is using sleep
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06 Dec 2010   #14
1Bowtie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by qreaigh View Post
I have a seagate hdd that is recognized by the system on boot up but when it comes out of hibernation the hdd isn't recognized. I'm running win7 home prem. 64bit
The reason i said something about hibernation is from your first post, there is a difference you know
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06 Dec 2010   #15
GeneO

Windows 10 Pro. EFI boot partition, full EFI boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by qreaigh View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 1Bowtie View Post
Why are you useing hibernate on a desktop, it was made for laptops to save power. Most people use sleep mode which can be set in power options to turn off your monitor and hdd's on any schedule you want. There are way fewer prob's useing sleep

actually it is using sleep
I assumed that is what you meant
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07 Dec 2010   #16
qreaigh

win7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GeneO View Post
Right click my computer -> manage
Select event viewer -> Windows Logs -> System

On the right hand side select "filter current log"
Check Event level: critical, warning and error and press OK


- Gene

what am I suppose to see that would help with the problem?
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08 Dec 2010   #17
qreaigh

win7 home premium 64bit
 
 

My HDD isn't recognized by win7 after it comes out of sleep. Is there anyone who has any idea why this is happening. its an IDE HDD
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