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My computer stops responding after being closed for a while

I just bought a refurbished HP laptop off Newegg and I'm having some issues with it. After I close my laptop and it goes into sleep mode for while, it stops responding upon re-opening it and I have to hard restart it. It is becoming very annoying. It doesn't happen EVERY time I close my laptop, only after being shut for an extended period like overnight when I am asleep. I am running Windows 7 by the way. Can somebody please help me solve this issue?

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Doctor, it hurts when I do this.

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"Don't do that."

Use hibernation or just shut down.

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Sleep

In reply to: My computer stops responding after being closed for a while

Visit the HP site and see what they offer for bios and driver updates for that machine.

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