Re: Sleep not working as it did
Thanks Paul. This seems to have fixed my issue. My machine now truly goes
to sleep - not just the monitor.
"Paul Smith" wrote:
> "Jeff" <Jeff@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > When I first installed Vista (Home Premium), I enabled sleep mode and
> > noticed
> > when sleep was invoked my computer got quiet (I could hear the drive and
> > fan
> > going quiet) and would notice the light indicating my computer on my
> > wireless
> > network router would go out. That was great! However, now when I invoke
> > sleep, I just notice the monitor going blank, that's it. Any ideas would
> > welcome. Thanks!
> Sounds like the computer could be setup to go into 'Away Mode' if you've
> setup Media Center it probably made this change.
> Check in Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Power Options -> Change
> when the computer sleeps -> Change advanced power settings -> Multimedia
> settings. From here you can allow the computer to sleep, not sleep (away
> mode), or not idle to sleep.
> Paul Smith,
> Yeovil, UK.
> Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User.
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