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DKTaber, Apr 23, 2013 #5 DKTaber Thread Starter Joined: Oct 26, 2001 Messages: 2,751 I fooled with the Power Options and now the computer hibernates. My system is clean. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. As I learned a few weeks ago after installing my Smart Strip and measuring the result with my Kill-A-Watt, when the computer is on, it uses a lot of electricity. http://splodgy.org/windows-xp/help-xp-pro-problems.php

but most times says "Indexing is complete". In my real job, I am a computer systems and software engineer: I know how they work, and how to do what could be dangerous things without messing things up too Tomorrow: A modest time-saving proposal: Dump your antivirus. Regards,Brooks Back to top #3 yabbadoo yabbadoo Topic Starter Banned 510 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:10:20 PM Posted 26 September 2012 - 02:47 PM Hello,You've possibly already come across

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Disclaimer: I have no idea what I'm talking about. The first time I set one of my XP systems to standby, it sprung to life each night, showing a message that my network was detected. When selecting Standby, the computer could not comply through lack of memory and simply shut down.Very briefly, Standby stores the data in RAM whilst Hibernate saves the data in a specially He's been a tech blogger and journalist for the past seven years, and can be found on his about me page or Google+ Published 10/31/07 DID YOU KNOW?Bolaji Badejo, the actor

Yahoo, not so much.And after this (I think) my problems were solved. Five Percent: Conserve EnergyClimate Change Is Important: Energy Conservation is the First Step Search for: Subscribe by RSS Readerby EmailMost PopularCap and Trade ExplainedHome Energy AuditGreen Product ReviewsSave ElectricityRecent Posts As Therefore, a larger amount of contiguous memory is required to prepare the computer to hibernate. What Type Of Electrical Current Does A Laptop Require? What Device Provides This Current? This is on my desktop*.

Is it better to have it Hibernate? Windows Xp Standby Not Working Hibernation is enabled in Power Options, and the schedule is set to go to Standby after 45 min. So I use iTunes. Back to top #4 noknojon noknojon Banned 10,871 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Local time:07:20 AM Posted 27 September 2012 - 05:00 AM How to troubleshoot hibernation and standby issues in

I can't get it to turn back on. Windows Xp Hibernate Macboatmaster replied Feb 10, 2017 at 4:04 PM Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Don't subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Suspend, Standby, and Sleep all mean pretty much the same thing.

Windows Xp Standby Not Working

I keep most data files on the regular drive and most programs & the OS on the SSD. https://www.cnet.com/news/fixes-for-windows-standby-and-sleep-problems/ For me, this can take 2 minutes just to get to the point where I can start opening web browsers, and all the other programs I use, which usually takes another Windows Xp Sleep Mode Problems Thanks 2BInformed and valis for your help. Windows Xp Standby Disabled I never turn of my home computer or my work computer for that matter and have never had any issues.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows 7 How to Bring Computer Out of Hibernation or Sleep by GotChutzpah / December 5, 2009 9:38 PM PST In reply to: http://splodgy.org/windows-xp/hibernate-problems-still-with-xp2.php Installed and ran nCleaner. The problem disappeared after I entered the machine's BIOS (press the key you're prompted to when your PC starts but before Windows loads), navigated to the Power screen, and set Wake So the issue is NOT Hibernate, it's that the computer never goes into Standby. . . Windows Xp Won T Standby

So now I have to shut it down in order to make my computer shut down automatically. The session will take longer to come back from Hibernate mode versus Sleep. Read Effective Programming: More than Writing Code and How to Stop Sucking and Be Awesome Instead on your Kindle, iPad, Nook, or as a PDF. his comment is here You'll find descriptions of the Vista tasks you shouldn't disable on BlackViper.com.

Find me here: http://twitter.com/codinghorror [ad] Enjoy the blog? How To Get Laptop Out Of Hibernation To deactivate automatic updates in XP, click Start*Settings*Control Panel (or just Start*Control Panel, depending on your Start menu configuration), and double-click Automatic Updates. Eventually holding the off button down worked.

BTW, I have an old HP (4yrs.), and have XP OS.

This happened to me today and I was freaking out. You don't have to close your browser, or game, or iTunes or email program or anything. The first thing to do is use Windows Update to make sure everything is up to date (just recently the latest "service pack", #3 was released). (Start » Programs @raquo; Windows How To Stop My Laptop From Hibernating In my case, there are some settings related to "Wake on LAN".

Lauren2000 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 4:15 PM No internet from 2nd router TerryNet replied Feb 10, 2017 at 4:08 PM Where to go... Though it's specific to backup, the information applies to other tasks as well. But you `aint seen nuttin yet -Standby suddenly started working perfectly , but after a while it stopped again and resumed a shut down action. weblink Doesn't do anything. ???

What Are Mesh Wi-Fi Systems, and How Do They Work? Additionally, the number of physical memory regions varies according to the programs, services, and device drivers that the computer uses. Then I realized this issue regarding wakeup. Hibernation will save much more power which is a good thing to keep in mind when running low on battery power on a laptop.

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hopefully this will prevent this from happening again. That resolved all my issues relating to XP waking up after standby or hibernation. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. For example, if you have multiple network card drivers like me, you can find the working card in this way.

For example in my case, the following are some of the other modems and network devices. In Vista, press the Windows key, type "Windows Update," click Change settings in the left pane, and choose Never check for updates (not recommended). Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! To enable or disable Hibernation in XP click Start Control Panel Power Options then the Hibernation tab Either check or uncheck the box next to Enable hibernation.

I know that you will say that they were both working before, so why not now? Advertisement DKTaber Thread Starter Joined: Oct 26, 2001 Messages: 2,751 My XP desktop stopped hibernating several months ago. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Held Down The Power Button For 20 Seconds? As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged

Start > run > cmd > powercfg /a > enter and paste the results back please. If I select the Standby option, it shuts down my computer. Other Problems related to this Issue There may be other devices that are trying to wake-up the computer on an event. Mostly these were programs that kind of "warm up" programs so they seem to take less time to start when you want them to load.