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Hibernate only causes short naps

by Disneyfan / January 24, 2006 5:40 AM PST

My laptop won't go into hibernate. It attempts to but just wakes right up again. The same thing pretty much happens with standby. Is there a power setting that might be wrong? I looked it over and everything seems to be set normally. Any ideas?

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Devices?
by CrashT / January 24, 2006 7:21 AM PST

Do you have any external devices connected to the machine when it tries to hibernate? Some devices will keep a computer "awake".

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(NT) (NT) no devices attached
by Disneyfan / January 24, 2006 9:09 PM PST
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any new software downloads of late?
by Qosmio / January 25, 2006 12:28 AM PST

back in the sony grx690 days I downloaded the 3-D windows XP screensaver having the same results you explain above.when removed hibernation was not a issue.

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