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Questions tagged [hibernate]

Hibernation is an inactive computer state in which RAM contents have been saved to non-volatile memory, allowing the computer to completely power down.

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I have a weird powercfg /a response and no Hibernate anywhere-Surface Pro 3

Here is my Powercfg /a response: C:\Windows\System32>powercfg /a The following sleep states are available on this system: Standby (S0 Low Power Idle) Network Connected Fast Startup The ...
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Power on laptop with lid closed from shutdown/hibernation

here is my situation: I have an Aspire A315-41 that I use with an external monitor and an external wired keyboard. The laptop is closed and positioned below the monitor stand. I want to specify that I ...
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Outlook ignoring auto hide and showing ribbon after sleep/hibernate

When using Outlook I have the ribbon completely hidden with the "Auto Hide" feature. I like this as it frees up an inch of screen space for other information. Recently (within the last 3-6 months), ...
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Is it possible to install Windows 10 to a larger drive while putting the boot loader and hibernation file on a different, smaller, faster drive?

I am working on a new desktop build and am trying to maximize both performance and stability. I have a RAID 5 array for my system volume that will have Windows installed on it and my data. I have a ...
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Dual boot hibernation with Win10 and Arch sharing EFI partition

My appologies in advance if similar questions has been asked. I actually wanted to ask this in comments on one post but don't have enough reputation. I have a 256GB SSD containing Windows10 and Arch ...
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How to switch from Linux (Ubuntu 18.04) to Windows and vice versa without closing applications and losing data?

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 and Windows 10 on my laptop (Samsung 9 Always). I'm switching back and forth between the two OSs. I became to wonder if I can save all the open applications and data before ...
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Ubuntu “Failed to restart polkitd.service: Unit polkitd.service not found.”

I've been trying to get hibernate working on a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It works beautifully using sudo pm-hibernate from command-line. I followed instructions to give me a menu option by ...
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Cannot start W10 anymore after reinstalling linux on separate disk

I have linux and W10 installed on separate disks. Here is my dual-boot setting: NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 111,8G 0 disk # SSD ├─sda1 8:1 0 550M ...
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Fully discharging your laptop battery on Linux

I'd like to fully discharge my laptop battery (to comply with a vendor instruction to fully discharge after first full charge). What's a simple way to do this on Linux (that is, prevent the laptop ...
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Programs using too much swap, unable to hibernate

I have a debian desktop with vm.swappiness set to 5. It has 8GB of ram, runs a very light window manager (i3), and has about 11GB of swap space. The only possibly resource intensive thing I run is ...
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Lenovo Laptop Shutdown, sleep and hibernate issues

I have a Lenovo B590 laptop. Its old. I'm having a issue in it. Windows 10: When I shutdown the screen turns off but the lights stay on. When I sleep, it doesn't wake up and when I hibernate it, it ...
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How do I disable sleep mode (windows 7) when a specific program is running?

I have sifted through lots of ways to enable/disable sleep mode on Windows 7, but what I'm looking for and can't find, is there a way to disable sleep mode and hibernation when a specific program is ...
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Make Windows 10 shutdown instead of sleep

I have a tablet which will be left sitting for weeks unused. I would like to make Windows 10 shut the tablet down after inactivity instead of sleeping as after several weeks the battery is usually ...
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Skip resume in GRUB2 after hibernating

I use openSUSE Tumbleweed (x86-64). It uses GRUB2. Sleep and resume works while hibernate and resume freezes the machine. Today I accediantely hibernated the machine. Now it does not resume. To ...
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Why does 'Powercfg -requestsoverride Driver “Legacy Kernel Caller” System' fail to let my laptop hibernate?

Please see the screenshot beneath: my 4 inputs failed to solve the difficulty identical to this post. When I tried to 'Hibernate' after inputting it, my laptop still failed to hibernate. Here's my ...
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Is it possible to make Windows go from sleep to hibernate after a given period, like a MacBook?

If I remember it correctly, a MacBook first goes into sleep mode so that it can be quickly resumed if the user opens the lid again in a short time. But it automatically goes into hibernation mode from ...
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Windows 10 Laptop Hibernate and Shutdown Freeze Midway to Complete Power Down

When I choose hibernate or shutdown from the power menu, it turns off everything, even the HDD spins down but the fan remains on (probably at the last speed it was on), the processor/GPU apparently is/...
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Windows can't create hibernation file, but there's enough disk space?

Has anyone got an idea what to make of this error, or how to troubleshoot it? Hibernation file creation error 0x7f is usually related to disk space. But I just expanded the disk by 70 GB or so, so I ...
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Why does my Windows 10 Laptop fail to hibernate sometimes?

After I click 'Hibernate', my laptop does hibernate, but only sometimes. Other times, the screen immediately fades black. But then the power button stays illuminated, and 10 s later (after I clicked '...
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Windows 7 extremely slow resume from hibernation

I'm running a Windows 7 SP1 x64 on a Dell Precision M4600 with i7-2720QM, 8 GB of RAM and 512 GB of Samsung 840 Pro SSD. Boot/shutdown times are quite fast. However, hibernation and resume were ...
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Sometimes, my PC don't turn off after shutting down

When shutting down, hibernate or going to sleep, sometimes the power supply remains on (I can hear the fan). I must turn it off by pressing and holding the on/off button for 5 seconds. If it went to ...
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Why Windows doesn't delete the hiberfil file after restoring it's content into the RAM? [closed]

So what is stopping Windows engineers from allowing the system to just delete and restore allocated space taken by hiberfil file?
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PC wakes itself up in Hibernate

I recently bought a HP EliteDesk 800 G1. 4th gen i5. PC works well. I use Hibernate instead of Power Off, as on all my PC/Laptops. The PC is permanently connected to power, the screens power is turned ...
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Windows 10 auto hibernation with the lid closed

I have an Acer Predator G591 with Windows 10 V 1803 Build 17134. Sleep and hibernate functions work just fine when the laptop lid is not closed. It first sleeps and then, after the set time, ...
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When does Windows write registry changes to disk?

TL;DR: I've noticed that if I make a registry change and then hard-shutdown my Windows 10 system, the registry change does not appear after reboot. I've also noticed that the deletion of a ...
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Grey Chrome TitleBar After Hibernate

Happens with the older NVIDIA Card in an occasional resume from hibernation. Curiously, the close, minimize and restore buttons are not available, although the window can be moved with the mouse, and ...
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How do I purge the content of the Win7 Hibernate system file

I hibernate my Win7 Pro laptop every night. The c:\hiberfil.sys now is nearly 13 GBytes. I would like to delete it so that a new (hopefully smaller file) is created tonight. It is locked while ...
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Win10 workstation randomly wakes up

I usually leave my workstation PC in sleep mode instead of shutting it down. While often everything works as intended, sometimes the machine boots up without input (no wake on LAN, no key press). I ...
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Laptop sleeps while using android studio or visual studio

I have dell Vostro 14 3468 Below are the Details attached Whenever the CPU utilization increase the laptop sleeps. I have tried to change the sleep settings through Registry Options by going into ...
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Difference between Hibernate and Shutdown in Windows?

I know that hibernate saves the currently opened programs and tasks to the hard drive while shutdown completely kills off all tasks and power down. But what if I power on my pc and then immediately ...
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After installing Windows 10 version 1803 (April 2018 Update), screen freezes

I have a strange situation. I had recent fresh install of Windows 10 version 1803 and I also tried to upgrade some of my drivers with new releases from the official website. I always disable Automatic ...
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Execute systemd unit before hibernating

I am in a situation that is similar to what is described in Hibernation without swap enabled : I would like my swap to be disabled everytime, except for hibernation. Thus, the idea I had was to ...
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How can I enable hibernation under Linux Mint 18.3?

I have Linux Mint 18.3 installed and it appears not to have hibernation enabled: $ sudo systemctl hibernate Failed to hibernate system via logind: Sleep verb not supported Is this because my ...
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Win 7 not hibernating [duplicate]

I have a dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 / Win 7 system in which the Windows side won't hibernate. Specifically, it turns off the screen momentarily then pops right back to the desktop, so the failure is ...
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Automatically hibernate computer laptop 10 minutes after its lid was closed

In the Windows power options menu, it is possible to have it go to sleep when the lid is closed: Is it possible to extend this functionality (or install a program) to automatically hibernate after ...
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Windows 7 unable to hibernate in a multidisk setup

When I have multiple hard drives plugged into the computer every time I hibernate in Windows 7 the screen gets locked. If I choose to hibernate after X minutes after sleep the disk start spinning out ...
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Cannot boot to Windows 10 after hibernating

After I put Windows to hibernate mode. Next time I turn on Windows, my laptop continously restart when it begin booting in Windows (it stop at BIOS screen). I tried to set up a new OS: Ubuntu and I ...
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Macbook Hibernate Error

I've been having an issue with my macbook. It runs 2 drives, one is an SSD where the OS and programs are stored and the other is where I store my documents. When it goes into hibernate mode (either ...
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How to resume the hibernation on Windows in different hardware or in VirtualBox?

I have a disk that I have hibernated using totally different hardware to the current one and I would like to recover the hibernation because I had jobs that I need now. I've thought about using ...
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Hibernation Fails, Suspected Video Card Driver

Each time I attempt Hibernation, it fails. Nothing is saved, and when the computer is powered back on, it reminds me the computer did not shut down properly. I'm almost positive it's my fault, but I'...
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Windows 7 won't hibernate while dualboot with Linux

I have a two systems at my Laptop 5742 Acer: Windows 7 at caddy ssd 128Gb instead CD-ROM. Ubuntu at sshd 1Gb inside sata port laptop (standard place). Windows 7 cannot hibernate while there are two ...
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Windows 10, Hibernation vs Hybrid Shutdown

Windows 10 offers Fast Startup aka Hybrid Shutdown. The process of Hybrid shutdown is to first close all programs and background programs, and with a minimal memory footprint, put the system in ...
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Looking for a solution to an issue, where screen goes blank after upgrading an old laptop to windows 10

Not sure if this is the right place to ask, but I can't seem to find a solution to my problem, regardless of how many suggestions I have found from searching the web. I am currently using a spare ...
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Blue screen of death using Hibernate in Windows 7

The error below occurs every time hibernate is used in Win 7 Enterprise. Sleep, restart, and shutdown works fine. I tried the command below, which is not working for me. powercfg –h -size 100 No ...
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Hibernation not working after automatic suspend

I have a strange issue with my Debian system. Hibernation usually works thorough the terminal command # pm-hibernate. It works marvelously as long as my battery dosn't reach a critical state. When ...
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Every morning the computer is frozen

My windows 10 desktop computer has the "Power options" configured as in the screenshots below: I assume those mean that it should never suspend. However, since my last (automatic) update (some days ...
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How to diagnose why a MacBook doesn't sleep when the lid is closed

In the last 2 weeks sometimes when I close the lid on my MacBook 13" 2015 (OSX 10.12.6 3.1 GHz CPU, 16GB RAM), and put it away in my laptop bag, the machine continues to run. I usually discover this ...
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Save machine state to disk in Xen

After numerous issues and problems with Linux kernel committing the state to disk (aka STD/Hibernate) I decided to resort to VM instead. I wish to know if it's possible to commit the entire state of ...
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Windows 10 won't hibernate - searching for command

my win 10 laptop can't hibernate, I came across this problem once before, all I had to do was execute command in CMD to find which programs are preventing me from hibernating, but I can't find that ...
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Windows 10 hibernates instead of shutting down, even though fast startup is disabled [duplicate]

I had recently installed a major windows update (Version 1709, build 16299.125), and since then I have noticed a strange problem: whenever I shutdown the computer having open programs, I still see ...