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Try it!Russ Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - For me it was the power jack..... Hope this helps someone. The display would go dark, but that was it; everything else was still on. Hello wesley. Source

Right-click each hard drive, and then choose Properties. Vista General Sleep / hibernate ?After reading someone here saying they use sleep and never re boot I gave it a try. Under Personalization, click Change screen saver. Working...

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I left them alone but don't... Join Now Help Remember Me? This problem occurs even when the system BIOS reports that the UHCI host controller supports the wake from sleep functionality. So the question becomes, how do I get more information on what the issue is?

Thanks much! Turns out the issue was the computer's power jack & the power cord not connecting properly. Click the Hardware tab, and then click Properties. Vista Computer Will Not Sleep Did a disk cleanup and noticed I had about 2gig of Hibernate files.

Sign in to make your opinion count. Mouse: Easy solution (often posted elsewhere). If disabling Load startup items resolved the suspend problem, enable one startup item and test to see if the problem occurs again. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/why-wont-vista-sleep/ab83a001-9725-446e-84d5-ca17f8f2f810 Please try the request again.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Vista forum 27 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions Use the following steps to prevent hardware devices from waking the computer: Click Start , and then right-click Computer. Privacy Policy Terms and Rules Help Connect With Us Log-in Register Contact Us Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 XenForo Ltd. Update for Windows Vista for x64-based Systems (KB947562) Installation date: ‎27/‎05/‎2008 4:48 PM Installation status: Successful Update type: Recommended Install this update to resolve a set of known application compatibility issues

Vista Won't Sleep Automatically

Do this: Control Panel -> Power Options -> If "High Performance" is selected, choose something else, like "Balanced" (I don't know why this works) -> Change plan settings (for the chosen Thanks for your help. Windows Vista Sleep Mode Not Working Outlook Software may be infected » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. Windows Vista Sleep Mode Problems August 13th 2014 Join Date : Feb 2008 The Lowcountry Posts : 2,616 Vista 64-bit Ultimate Win7 64-bit Ultimate XP SP3 32-bit Pro Local Time: 15:19 Re: Computer won't sleep

Continue using these steps if the computer still cannot wake from sleep mode. this contact form I did set the... Thanks in advance for any insight! 11-12-2007, 09:53 PM #6 Fungi008 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2007 Posts: 1 OS: Vista I had the same problem: After choosing Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Windows Vista Sleep Mode Greyed Out

harro112, Jun 20, 2008 #3 kingofnexus Joined: Aug 1, 2006 Messages: 1,024 Likes Received: 0 Location: England Its most likely a driver issue - are you using the latest nvidia drivers Reboot your PC. cimengo, Dec 11, 2011 #16 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? http://simplecoverage.org/windows-vista/vista-will-not-stay-in-sleep-mode.php Why is data in computer science considered to be discrete?

I was wondering for ages why my laptop wouldn't go tot sleep.. OS Vista Home Premium 32bit Reply With Quote New 08 Jun 2008 #6 djmorgan View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message User Join Date : May 2008 Gold Coast Queensland Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and tips before everybody else.

I click the sleep button and it kills off Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-06-2007, 11:43 PM #1 captainbarred Registered Member Join Date: May 2005 Posts: 104 OS:

While it didn't solve my problem directly, it did help get me pointed in the right direction. OS Vista Ultimate 32 bit Reply With Quote New 08 Jun 2008 #9 wesley View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date : Jan 2008 Timmins, Ontario, Canada Posts Ask the community! Figure : Success message Click Start , and click the Sleep/Standby button to check if the problem still exists: If the problem still exists, go to the next Step.

Best of luck to all the other insomniac computers out there. Chris Guld 2,570 views 2:12 Windows Sleep Mode Problem Fix - Duration: 1:39. Won't stay asleep? Check This Out Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password?

Complementary Content Click Change plan settings, and then select Change Advanced Power Settings. WORKAROUND To work around this problem, plug the USB device into an Enhanced Host Controller Interface (EHCI) host controller." Might I have an EHCI on my PC or is this something Rating is available when the video has been rented.

Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2009 11:21 PM PST In reply to: Vista won't sleep http://www.degroeneknop.nl/forum/index.php/board,96.0.htmlLook at the controls exposed here and you may be able to adjust the sleep What are some ways to improve a voltage multiplier? If I disconnect the blue tooth USB device the system will sleep. If you want to customize a power plan, click Change advanced power settings and make the selection on the screen.

jahaova, Jun 17, 2008 #2 Advertisements harro112 Joined: Jun 20, 2008 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 The above steps did help; i can hear the HDD start up again when i I can wake up in the morning, and the system still isn't alseep. That's a good thing, to let you know! Start > Run > eventvwr.msc under "System" you should find some errors that gives clues as to what is stopping the system from sleeping - in my case it was my

pf1950 22,487 views 1:03 Unable to recover Windows® 7 computer from Sleep Mode - Duration: 1:08. I'm happy now though sparkybhoy, Aug 15, 2011 #15 cimengo Joined: Dec 3, 2011 Messages: 4 Likes Received: 0 Once asleep it's no problem turning peripherals off, I have an