Returning from standby problems

By ferrari24
Dec 13, 2007
  1. I am having a problem with my computer and returning form standby. By this I mean my computer will go through the usual cycle to go into standby, but when I press the power button to return my computer boots up, like it had actually shut down.

    I am currently using Windows XP Pro x64, and my computer specs are with my profile. This also happens on my x86 version of XP Pro.

    This didn't happen before, but I don't know what I could have done to screw it up. If it's a driver I sure don't know which one.
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 8,945   +584

    go to the Standby settings, alter it to Hibernate, put it back to Standby, and
    then save/apply the result.

    I've found that sometimes the setting gets lost and needs to be reset
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.