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Windows 7: Is anything running when various sleep modes are launched

13 Dec 2012   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64bit SP1
Is anything running when various sleep modes are launched

Will Win 7 Pro run any type of programs/maintenance..etc...when I put the PC in sleep - stand by - or hibernation ?

Mostly interested in sleep/standby

Will operations like updates, system backup, or file backup run iatit's scheduled time if any of the subject modes/conditions are active ?


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13 Dec 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP


Enable Wake Timers in Advanced Power Options under Sleep.

Type Scheduler in Start Search box, study all Scheduled Tasks which have settings that allow waking to perform each.
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 Is anything running when various sleep modes are launched

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