Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. User Name Remember Me? Sleep mode option not available. I am running build on my Compaq Nc and I don't have the option for sleep mode.
Any help would be appreciated as hibernate takes forever to come back. Hello Black, Double check your Power Plan settings to see if they are set like the recommended settings for Sleep mode. Hope this helps, Shawn. Mouse Logi MX Rev.
Other Info love my wacom pen and pressure sensitivity Well I figured out why the sleep mode is greyed out. I have the standard vga driver because their isn't a driver that doesn't lock up windows for my ATI Radeon mobility It is there when I try another drive but it always freezes up shortly after booting. I have the same problem. On my Sharp Actius AL 27 laptop my back up home computer that I don't use very often , the sleep mode is greyed out and disabled. Seems to be one of two things because it used to work fine: That didn't seem to fix the problem, but I'm open for suggestions.
I played with a few things during startup with XP, but W7 is different. I hit F2 upon startup and enter into setup, but my options are limited. It's super anoying to shut down and reboot everytime I use this laptop! All I want to do is put it to sleep. I would love some insight and sugestions!
If the sleep mode is greyed out you need to do the following. Best way to fix greyed out Sleep button. If your Sleep button is grayed out and inaccessible, ignore all the other recommendations to go to BIOS, etc. It is true our video card in some laptops can disable the Sleep function but setting when you want the laptop to go to sleep in Edit Plan Settings is the easiest way around this. I usually just set the screen to go off in 5 mns and then the whole computer to go to sleep in an hour, but the choice is yours!
It is NOT there and is a graphics adapter issue. Sure, I'd love to simply change the settings, but the option doesn't exist. And that is the issue at hand. Power option are 'hibernate' and 'do nothing' - that's it.
I have the same problem and I work on these. Only the folks at HP don't support this laptop with W7 on it. There are no drivers. THAT is the issue. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum Laptop freezes between entering sleep mode to being in sleep mode Hi, I've had this problem intermittently on my laptop for the past 2 years however it has been occuring more often recently.
Basically sometimes when I click the sleep button on Windows 7, the screen fades to black as usual. However the fan keeps running sounds like when it's on full load and General Discussion Help please: I have no hybrid sleep option Firstly, apologies if I am in the wrong section - I was confused as to where best to aske this. I have Windows 7 Home Premium on a desktop pc I have been into General Discussion sleep option gone, mic not working, other Dell laptop running Windows 7. Always had option to put computer in sleep mode when closing cover.
That option is gone. Also, mic stopped working. And when turning on computer, display has changed - everything is large, and need to go back in and reset resolution. Tried going back two weeks in Today, I installed this to make my computer more stylish Like Windows 8: I got it from here. It didn't do anything to my machine. Hi all, 2 days ago my Windows 7 sleep option suddenly disabled, tried to update to the newest video card driver but still couldn't fix it.
Does anyone here know how to fix this? Please see picture below. It's supposed to be under Sleep, but it's not there. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. All times are GMT The time now is Black Windows 7 19 posts. Find More Posts by Black Brink bit Windows 10 Pro 67, posts Oklahoma. Find More Posts by Brink. Find More Posts by darkassain. Surfer Windows 7 1 posts. Find More Posts by Surfer.
Find More Posts by Bill2. Best way to fix greyed out Sleep button If your Sleep button is grayed out and inaccessible, ignore all the other recommendations to go to BIOS, etc.
Find More Posts by dannyvocal. Rezalg Win 7 bit 1 posts. Find More Posts by Rezalg. Similar help and support threads. Laptop freezes between entering sleep mode to being in sleep mode Hi, I've had this problem intermittently on my laptop for the past 2 years however it has been occuring more often recently. Sleep mode option not available Hi, Mine wasn't available. I'm not sure if it would work on yours. I have no Hybrid sleep option I have no Hybrid sleep option. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies.More...