Missing Hibernate option in Windows 7

Recently I received new laptop, which due to corporate policy have Windows 7 installed. Last one I had, was equipped with 3 GB of RAM. New one have 6 GB.  When I start to adjust new laptop for my need, I noticed lack  of Hibernate option in Power Options.

I am sure that my old laptop has this option. I  start to dig, and I find out that this is common issue on Windows 7. Than I start to looking for and I find solution.

Please locate your Start button, then go to Run box and type cmd. Then type powercfg -h on. Switch -h on is starting you Hibernate option. Restart your laptop, and you will then have your Hibernate option (Slide 1. & 2.) .

Missing Hibernate option in Windows

Slide 1.

Missing Hibernate option in Windows

Slide 2.

I hope thet this tutorial was informative to you and thank yo for visiting this website.

Dejan Dzodan

Dejan Dzodan

IT professional for more then 15 years, mostly in financial institutions but with experience in ISP and retail. Proven in networking and overall infrastructure projects. Cisco instructor.

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