sleep

Forum discussion tagged with sleep.
  1. liquidsky

    Question Displays Not Waking After Sleep/Hibernate

    Hi All, I upgraded to Windows 11 somewhat recently and have run into an issue that I did not have with Windows 10. Namely that my two displays do not wake after the computer has been idle for a while and is then woken up. Here are some relevant settings: Turn off the display: 10 minutes Put...
  2. mikeh44

    Question I have a Sony Vaio with CPU fan problem, often does not start from sleep, or runs very hot, thermal paste?

    When coming from sleep, the fan sometimes is 0 RPM on speed fan. If it does not come online, the system overheats and turns off immediately. sometimes i fumble around quickly and it starts again normally. Still runs quite hot. Max rpm around 7000, averages around 4-5k. all within range when...
  3. Question Secondary Hard drive disappears after sleeping

    I have an issue with my secondary drive disappearing after waking the PC up from sleep. I've tried switching the sata port on the motherboard, the hard drive drivers are up to date, windows 11 is up to date. I genuinely have no idea what's causing this. I have no idea whats wrong, is it...
  4. Question PC display won't turn back on after screen inactivity timeout. Event ID 6008: "The previous system shutdown at [time] on ‎[date] was unexpected"

    My PC's display will not turn back on after I leave my computer for a while (30+ min?) and the display closes due to inactivity timeout. When I return to my PC, I click my mouse/keyboard to wake the display, and the display lights up for a second (backpanel lit, but display is still black)...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] My system doesn't go to sleep MODE by itself

    My Specs: MB: Asus Rog Strix B550-E Gaming / CPU: AMD Ryzen 5900X / Cooler: Noctua NH-D15S / PSU: Corsair RM850 (2021), RM Series, 850 Watt 80 Plus / RAM: Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 3200MHz (CMW16GX4M2C3200C16W) / ASUS TUF GeForce RTX 3070 TI Windows 11 Pro Ver. 21H2 /...
  6. bhogervorst

    [SOLVED] PC Power cycles multiple times when waking from sleep

    I've just recently started having this absolutely obnoxious issue with my PC which is making it basically unusable. When putting it in sleep mode, regardless of time delay, when I wake it back up, it spins all fans up to 100% and power cycles completely on and off like 3 times before the fans...
  7. M

    Question PC restarts instead of waking up once a month

    TL;DR: Sometimes my PC restarts 2 times instead of waking up, at first there's no display output, then there is, then it restarts one more time. The time in Windows is wrong and there's nothing in event viewer. My PC also sometimes restarts by itself (Machine Check Exception; Cache Hierarchy...
  8. B

    [SOLVED] Windows 11 will not sleep

    HP Omen 30L GT13-1174, 16GB RAM, AMD Ryzen 5 5600G CPU (6 cores), C: drive is an SSD and that's where Steam and FO4 are installed Nvidia RTX 3060 12GB video card with NVideo Control Panel and NVideo GeForce Experience, GeForce drivers v512.15 (the latest), resolution for desktop and game...
  9. BlueHusky

    Question PC No signal

    Hi, I have a problem where my screen will not come back on after putting my PC to sleep even after a power off still no signal. This started around 2 days ago and has been fine till that point. When I boot my PC I see the MAG logo and then the screen goes black and eventually "No Signal" as I...
  10. Stubbbbbsy

    [SOLVED] W11 (+W10) System Freeze & Unresponsive after screen wake or sleep

    Hi and thanks in advanced for taking the time to read this It's been about two months now with this freezing/crashing issue I have been having with my custom-built desktop SPECS: W11 21H2 22000.593 i7-8700K (Stock Clock) Asus TUF 3080 (Stock Clock) Asus z370-A Prime MoBo 32GB of Corsair RAM @...
  11. DrNesr

    [SOLVED] Strange behavior where "Power Options" keeps removing Hibernate ?

    I have a strange problem where my computer (Windows 10) started to never follow the hibernate or sleep instructions, i.e., when I set the power options to sleep after 10 minutes of idle, or hibernate after 20 minutes, it never did! I tried everything, with no luck, even I contacted Microsoft...
  12. Z

    [SOLVED] Pc randomly crashes, fans keep working, power button does nothing

    Hello, I’ve been having this problem for months and have not been able to find a solution. When My pc randomly crashes. It can happen while I game, browse the internet or just go through folders on desktop. But most of the time it will happen while editing (Premiere Pro). Sometimes it may...
  13. I

    Question Both computers reboot instead of waking from sleep ?

    I have a Z590 and Z690 both of which won't wake from sleep. They reboot instead. I have tried taking the GPU drivers back as far as v472 the last standard/non-DCH driver). If I understand it correctly, I want to use S0 or S1 state as S2 and up start from the "CPUs reset vector"? powercfg /a...
  14. B

    Question Windows 10 restarts instead of sleep/hibernate

    So I accidently deleted some files form my C drive that allowed Windows 10 to sleep/hibernate, now it just restarts. I have Easeus free version and the files that were deleted seem to be boot.sdi, reagent.xml and winre.wim - if those have nothing to do with it, let me know Bascially, I'm just...
  15. B

    Question Monitor Believes the Cable is Disconnected Immediately After Entering Sleep, Then Powers Off

    Issue: So I've recently installed a Quadro M2000 gpu in my system (4 display port outputs). However, the monitor now has a very annoying issue where once the monitor sleeps, the monitor immediately complains that there is no cable plugged in and powers off 10 seconds later (so you have to power...
  16. S1nFuL_

    [SOLVED] Windows 11 (and 10 also before that) becomes unresponsive after coming out of sleep mode ?

    Dear PC Enthusiasts I'm already several months encountering an issue with my PC (and been troubleshooting quite some time on it), but from today I gave up searching around Google and would like some input from the community here. ==================== Problem Description ====================...
  17. CanuckJ

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 won't turn off display or go to sleep -- what other options can I check?

    I have two monitors, both connected to my GPU via DP. Neither monitor will turn off after the specified time, nor will the computer sleep after the specified time. What I've done: sfc /scannow DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth I've run the 'power' troubleshooter, which reset the...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] AOC monitor going to sleep prior to login

    Ok - so I appreciate this isn't that big a problem but I'd still like to figure out what's causing it & rectify it if possible. Monitor is an AOC G2460PF - 24 Inch FHD Gaming Monitor (I'm not a gamer tho) with a NVIDIA GForce GT 610 (?) graphics card. The issue is that when I boot up the PC...
  19. B

    Question Black screen after waking up PC ?

    Hello the PC shows black screen after waking it up with mouse --- i noticed that the LED lights of the mouse and keyboard are turned off while this happens- , then its restarts by itself and the black screen happens again . Note that this problem happens only after long sleep (hours ), sleep...
  20. J

    [SOLVED] 2015 13" MacBook Pro Kernel panics when waking from sleep ?

    For some reason when I wake my Mac from sleep the screen is black and none of the buttons work. Eventually, I get to the "your computer has restarted because of a problem" then I press any key to resume startup. Does anybody know why this might be happening? I have a link to the log here...
  21. T

    Question Windows 11 restarts when I'm away from my computer ?

    I'll be doing some work and maybe have browser open , email, etc. Then I leave my computer on for a few hours. I don't lock it or put it to sleep. And no apps are running. Only the screen is set to shut off after 5 minutes. Upon my return, the computer is at the login screen as if I rebooted...
  22. L

    [SOLVED] Computer going to sleep

    Hello, I have the following workstation: Processor: AMD Ryzen threadripper 2950X GPUs_ Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 (*2) GTX 1070 (*2) I manly use it for 3d modeling and rendering. Lately when I am modeling or rendering in Houdini 2 things happen: 1) The fans start spinning super fast for few...
  23. jibodig

    [SOLVED] computer lights and fan stay on when i put the computer to sleep

    I recently got a new cpu and installed some new drivers. since then I have had issued I never faced previously. Usually when i put the computer on sleep mode the computer completely shuts down including the monitor and all of the lights however recently an issue has started where even when i put...
  24. Brovinh

    [SOLVED] Computer is booting into American Megathreads after sleep

    So when I go to turn off my computer for the night, I put it to sleep so that the usb charging still works because I charge my phone at night. I have a ASUS ROG G20AJ with specs here: GTX 1080 16 GB RAM 1TB HDD 500GB SSD i5-4460 180+230W Power Supplies The problem is sometimes at random, I do...
  25. K

    Question System turns off after awhile when put in sleep mode

    Everytime I put my pc to sleep it after a little while it just powers off. Ive tried several thing that I have found on the internet and none of them have helped. Ive tried messing with the sleep setting under power management. I have hibernate "Never", Allow hybrid sleep "off", and allow wake...
  26. TripleYoThreat

    [SOLVED] When waking from sleep, the first key command is transmitted to the OS, any way to do the opposite like in macOS ?

    Always come back and hit space and pause my Spotify. I know from the start that Windows has been like this, but I like macOS's style better on this.
  27. O

    [SOLVED] Pc won't wake up from long sleep.

    Hello guys, It's been almost a month that I started to have a strange problem where my pc won't turn on again after being in sleep mode for a long period. If I manually test the sleep mode it has no problem posting and booting back to the os but when I leave my pc on for a while, 4/5 of the...
  28. M

    Question Almost borked my system with "Deep S5 Power Policy." What is it?

    So I just almost borked my system, and I'm not sure why. Long story short: enabling "Deep S5 Power Policy" in my BIOS rendered my system unbootable and then caused a cascade of other problems. But I can't find anything online about "Deep S5 Sleep," so I'm not sure why I got these problem...
  29. S

    [SOLVED] Laptop HDD - Putting system to sleep puts wear/stress on HDD?

    Hi all, I put my laptop on sleep often when I am not using it so save power and I have an HDD. Right now I am having concerns with it possibly failing and would like to use it for as long as possible before getting a new one. Does anyone know if using the sleep mode as in "windows stays on but...
  30. Doodlemachine

    [SOLVED] Can't shutdown or sleep with Nvidia GPU installed (works with AMD)

    I have a very weird issue that I've never encountered. Long story short - Got a shiny new graphics card (Nvidia RTX 3070), computer won't shut down, restart, or sleep. It hangs at 'shutting down' and 'restarting' screens, and won't wake from a black screen while sleeping (the computer never...
  31. Nuke7777

    [SOLVED] Download in sleep mode?

    Is it possible to download in sleep mode? Few months ago I gone through my new MSI B450 max BIOS setting when I built my first rig. And Now I remembered googling some setting that I didn't know and getting this result "Task while sleeping such as downloading" somewhere. Back then I did not...
  32. D

    [SOLVED] Computer not waking/no signal after wake

    Hello, Out of the blue my PC does not wake or does not show input. For Months I have been using the power button to simply sleep and wake PC but all of a sudden it will put it to sleep but will not wake. When it is in sleep, I press the power button and the fans start and rgb of cooler turns...
  33. J

    Question PC Doesn't Restart or shutdown via Windows Power options ?

    I recently assembled a PC with the help of a friend. And I cannot get it to Shut down or Restart via the windows power options. Also can not get it out of sleep mode. Here are the specs: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK ATX LGA1200 Motherboard Samsung 970 Evo 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive Kingston...
  34. N

    Question Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse not waking up when resuming from sleep

    I've been facing this issue for a while now regarding sleep mode. The PC enters sleep mode normally, but when I click the power button again to wake up the system, the keyboard and mouse stays off, and the monitor doesn't turn on. Everything inside the case turns on (fans, RGB), and if I power...
  35. carocuore

    [SOLVED] Waking up by itself and noise coming from speakers

    Heyo I'm facing two issues with no apparent solution, first my computer randomly wakes up from sleep mode even though I'm not using it, I've always wondered if the cat was the culprit (by pressing keys or whatevs) but I made sure he couldn't enter my room -where my computer is- for one night...
  36. A

    Question Wake from Sleep with USB mouse (both wired and wireless) only works when laptop is plugged in ?

    Hello, I have a wireless mouse that connects to my Asus UX303LA laptop (on Windows 10) via its USB dongle. When the laptop is plugged in, I can wake it from sleep by clicking the mouse, but this doesn't work when the laptop is running off battery. I tried waking it with a wired USB mouse and the...
  37. H

    [SOLVED] System Power LED Blinks after shutdown, both online suggestions seem to be incorrect.

    Last night my case's power LED started Blinking after shutdown. The internet suggests that this can often indicate a power supply issue, while my motherboard manufacture handbook says that the only case for the power LED blinking is s3 sleep state. I'll address each of these why I feel it can't...
  38. wkwallst

    Question Win10 Sleep/Start Screen

    I know this maybe a silly question, but it bug me. When I logon from sleep mode I get a travel post card image/picture. I then have to click this to go to log in screen. Is there a way to by pass this and go direct to log in?
  39. K

    [SOLVED] My PC goes randomly into sleep mode

    Specs (5 year old system): i7 4790(nonk) 16gb ddr3 1866mhz Zotac Gtx 970 Asus z97a mobo Cooler Master hyper 212x cpu cooler Corsair CX600M PSU So since a week or so, my PC has been randomly slipping into sleep mode, its happening frequently now. It just goes into sleep mode and as soon as I...
  40. R

    [SOLVED] How can I modify the “schedule scan” to be disabled? (don't have permission to disable)

    After running powercfg /requests, it seems that \Device\HarddiskVolume3\Windows\System32\MoUsoCoreWorker.exe is responsible for my computer not being able to sleep/stay asleep. I've located the process to "schedule scan" within the task scheduler, but am unable to disable it as I get an error...