How to change Start menu power button default action in Windows 7?
The Start Menu power button in Windows 7 if pressed will put your computer system into sleep mode. Going to the sleep mode state is the default action and behavior of Windows 7-based PC.
You don’t want to use sleep mode that makes the system sleep. Here, the default action of power button in Start Menu of Windows Vista can be changed from sleep to shut down OR hibernate or vice versa.
Don’t know how to change the Start Menu or do the changes in its default action. No Problem. Here’s the guide on how to change Start Menu power button default action in Windows 7.
Follow these steps to know how to go about it:
- Right-click on the start menu and choose Properties.
- Change the current setting from the drop-down list for Power Button Action to whatever you prefer.
- Click OK.
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