s3 sleep

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by colflo, Nov 12, 2009.

  1. colflo

    colflo New Member

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    hello guys i was wanting to know if anyone has had any problems with s3 sleep with windows 7 .
    somtimes when i put my pc into sleep mode and then resume it it starts up ok then after about a minute it locks up and then goes into a blue screen of death the internet icon on the taskbar
    has a green ring round it like the hourglass its doing something like its busy
    thank you for any help :)
     
  2. Saltgrass

    Saltgrass Excellent Member
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    Green Ring????? I thought it was blue...

    Just kidding. If you want to check, open an admin command window and type powercfg -energy. The bottom of the report, and make sure you see where it is stored, will tell you if your system is S3 capable.
     

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