How to Resolve Wont Sleep Issues in Windows® 7
Get to know more about resolving wont sleep issues in Windows 7.
Microsoft Windows 7 is the latest Operating System from the Microsoft series. The Operating System was designed to give you system maximum performance with its integrated advanced features. But, it is possible to get some issues to your system with this Operating System installed. One among the possible issue which could come in Windows 7 is the system getting disable to sleep. While, you are pressing the sleep button, you could be getting error message in the system and to get the error message resolved, you need to resolve the reasons with which the error message came in the system.
Here are some reasons which lead to error message when the sleep feature in Windows 7 is activated:
- Reasons behind the error message
- Check for update in drivers
- Configure power settings
Reasons behind the error message
There could be many reasons behind the Microsoft Windows 7 system not allows sleeping. One of the common reasons behind this includes issues with some devices. It is possible that your computer system is connected to some device which could be automatically waking up the computer system. Another possible reason behind the issues might be the 'Allow Waker Timers' configuration in the system. If the particular setting is enabled in your system, then it is less possible for the system to sleep. Improper configuration of Power settings is another reason behind the issue. If certain drivers or your system video card in your system is damaged or expired; then also the issue could come.
Check for update in drivers
You could be getting error messages while attempting to sleep the Microsoft Windows 7 system due to some expired drivers in the system. In usual situations, it comes with the video card of the system which is meant for supporting the display. So, you need to check for updates in your system drivers as well as video card to get the issue resolved. It is possible to run the Windows Update for this purpose. If it not possible, then you could try to use the hardware manufacturer website for this purpose.
If the sleep issue in your Microsoft Windows 7 system comes with the improper configuration of power settings in the system, then you need to configure the power settings to get the issues resolved. For this, you need to type “Power Sleep” in the search box and then click on the option, “Change When the Computer Sleeps”. Next step is to change the value of the “Put the Computer to Sleep” option to either 15 or 30 minutes as performance your needs and take care of not setting it to
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