Best Tips To Prevent Your Laptop/ Notebook From Going Into Sleep/ Hibernation Mode On Closing Of Lid You must have noticed that, whenever you close the lid of your notebook or laptop, the system turns off the screen display and places your laptop/ notebook into hibernation or sleep (stand by incase of Windows XP ) mode. If you happen to use Windows Vista or Windows XP … [Read more...] about Prevent Laptop From Sleeping / Turning Off When You Close The Lid
Simple Procedure To Disable Windows Vista And XP From Prompting For Password On Wake Up From Sleep/Standby Mode Whenever you put your desktop computer into a sleep (standby incase of Windows XP) or hibernation mode, you must have noticed that the system gets locked up at the log on screen prompting you to input user password for unlocking the system and entering the … [Read more...] about Disable Windows Vista – XP From Prompting For Password On Wake Up From Sleep/Standby Mode
If you look at some of my previous posts, you'll notice that I've mentioned about Hybrid Sleep and how to turn off hybrid sleep and how to turn on Hybrid Sleep in Windows Vista / 7. In this post, let us look in to the difference between Stand By and Hibernation options found in Windows XP. Power saving options such as Stand By and Hibernation confuse users. What exactly is … [Read more...] about Should I Use Stand By Option Or Hibernate Option In Windows XP
A great new feature introduced in the Microsoft Windows Vista is the “Hybrid Sleep” mode. This is a definite boost from the ordinary “Sleep” feature wherein the unsaved programs and other running programs on the computer were lost in case of a power outage. This was because the Sleep mode would serialize the current state into memory and then shut down all devices other than … [Read more...] about How Do I Turn Off / Disable Hybrid Sleep Mode In Windows 7, Vista
The answer depends on what you are looking at: Let's say, if you are looking at quick retrieval to active state from inactive / temporary suspended state, then Sleep mode is more effective, as all the data will be readily available in the RAM and hence there is no need to process data from the computers hard drive, which will be the case if the computer is … [Read more...] about Which Of The Two Is More Effective – Sleep Mode Or Hibernate In Windows XP?