Solved

Disable standby in registry

Posted on 2003-11-09
4
984 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-11
How can i disable standby in the registry?
Win ME kindly asks me if i would like to disable windows from going to standby mode
because it gave me trouble.
i said YES
and it still goes to standby mode often!
0
Comment
Question by:jxharding
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:Luc Franken
ID: 9713782
You should look at the power options from the configuration screen. There you can set the time to go to standby to "never"

LucF
0
 

Author Comment

by:jxharding
ID: 9714610
i did, it even works for a period when i set the power options, but then
given the right amount of time, it goes again
0
 
LVL 32

Accepted Solution

by:
Luc Franken earned 50 total points
ID: 9714619
Then you should check your bios settings. Be sure to disable all power options from the bios to let windows take over the power options.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:CleanupPing
ID: 9988300
jxharding:
This old question needs to be finalized -- accept an answer, split points, or get a refund.  For information on your options, please click here-> http:/help/closing.jsp#1
EXPERTS:
Post your closing recommendations!  No comment means you don't care.
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

A few months ago I had an issue with LaserJet 1020 printer which was installed to XP and Windows 7.  It was installed to XP and working, but when I tried to connect from a Windows 7 PC, it would attempt connection and then fail.  Sometimes the Spool…
Join Greg Farro and Ethan Banks from Packet Pushers (http://packetpushers.net/podcast/podcasts/pq-show-93-smart-network-monitoring-paessler-sponsored/) and Greg Ross from Paessler (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) for a discussion about smart network …
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…
The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro…

744 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now