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hello,
why do you need to disable ACPI in some systems?
what does it do and whats for?
can someone please help? thanks
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ACPI  - Advanced configuration and Power Management
You can try to disable it if your hardware doesn't work stable.

http://www.pchardware.ro/Articles/article.php?id=127
http://www.windowsitpro.com/Article/ArticleID/15300/15300.html
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I want to know whats acpi for
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This tells you about what ACPI is:

http://www.acpi.info/presentations/ACPI_Overview.pdf

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_Configuration_and_Power_Interface

This (along with 1,000's of other sites) tells you what it does:

http://www.pchardware.ro/Articles/article.php?id=127

Hope this helps!
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>I want to know whats acpi for
Standby, suspend hibernate, sleep, off, resume....
That type of functionality. often does not work in old systems.
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