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Question On The Hibernation Feature


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#1 Damaru

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Posted 21 January 2008 - 04:03 AM

If the hibernation feature in WinXP is enabled but not in use, is it still consuming system resources?

Edited by Damaru, 21 January 2008 - 05:13 AM.


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Posted 21 January 2008 - 05:36 AM

Hi Damaru, If hibernation is enabled but not used then the answer is no but if it is used it saves it to hiberfil.sys
Here is a link to an earlier topic http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/125377/does-hibernating-cause-hard-drive-clutter/
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Posted 22 January 2008 - 05:32 AM

Hi Monty007,

Thanks a lot for your reply and for linking me to the other thread (doh!) - it led me on to lots of interesting reading.

This was very helpful to me, many thanks :thumbsup:

Damaru

Edited by Damaru, 22 January 2008 - 05:43 AM.





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