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Month: July 2008

Vista won’t go to sleep

This problem happened to me almost instantly after I installed Vista. I’d press the sleep button (or select Sleep from the Start menu). My PC would go through all its shutdown things, blank the screen and immediately wake up. After a short while the login screen would be displayed, I’d type my password and be back where I started. I read on the forum of other people who’d had similar problems and some had referred to a POWERCFG utility. This turned out to the problem on my PC. I ran this utility (in a Command window, as administrator) with…