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I have a problem with my new windows 8 laptop. Each time I put it on sleep or Hibernate, it turns off or restart. And the same thing happens when I close the lid! Why does that happen?? How can I stop it?

Thank you,

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Regarding the close lid go to Control Panel>Power Options>Change plan settings>Change advance power settings>Power buttons and lid>Lid close action. You can choose action to perform.

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Thank you so much!! – Ari Nov 30 '13 at 6:46
    
Hello again, after I updated my windows to 8.1 , the same problem came back again and this time when I tried to do your solution, it did not work! :'( Could you please inform me with other solutions if possible? Thank you. – Ari Dec 22 '13 at 15:38

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