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sleep mode in windows 7 wont wake up

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#1 flounder410


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Posted 17 January 2010 - 08:28 PM

sometimes the computer wakes up just fine - sometimes not. is this a windows 7 issue or is the computer at fault. cutting it off, then back on always works (so far)

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#2 garmanma


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Posted 18 January 2010 - 02:58 PM

Sleep/hibernate/standby problems are usually caused by corrupt video drivers
I would start by replacing that

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 06:37 AM

Sleep/hibernate/standby problems are usually caused by corrupt video drivers
I would start by replacing that

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Posted 21 January 2010 - 02:05 AM

I have exactly the same problem - I will check video drivers as suggested, thank you

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Posted 21 January 2010 - 10:12 AM

suggest to update chipset and audio drivers and driver for any thing else ( ethernet port , usb ports , screen)

thats the thing about computers
any thing could be causing the problem

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