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  1. Kenny Gates

    Kenny Gates Thread Starter

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    why i click on stand by and my pc turns off, then i want to put it back on nothing comes up on the screen but the pc starts as normal.?

    thanks
     
  2. Rich-M

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    Have you set Power management in the bios to be "user defined" and therefore enabled power management? Then what settings do you have in Power Options in Control Panel?
     
  3. Kenny Gates

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    erm in not sure how to do the power management thing in bios or if my bios eaven has it lol

    but as for power options i have

    Power Schemes - always on
    turn off monitor and hdd - never
    standby - never
     
  4. Rich-M

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    Tap "Del" continuously until you enter bios (setup) and then open Power Management.
     
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