How to enable Hibernate PC on Windows 10 OS

Hibernate PC

Hibernate PC saves electrical power. After hibernating, the hardware is powered down like a regular shutdown. Hibernation is a means of avoiding the burden of saving unsaved data before shutting down and restoring all running programs after powering back on.

How to put PC Hibernate

Click on Windows Start button – > And then click on Power button. It’ll show option to Hibernate. Click Hibernate.

Hibernate PC

If you not see Hibernate option in the above step follow below steps to enable it

On Windows 10 Os, This Hibernate option kept hidden by default. You need to enable it to show in Power button options. If you want to enable Hibernate option follow below steps.

Step 1: Mouse Right click on Start button. You’ll see menu as shown below, Select Control panel.

note: You have different options to open this Control panel. You may follow your own step to open Control panel.

Step 2: In Control Panel select Hardware and Sound

Step 3: In Hardware and Sound window, select Power Options

Step 4: In Power Options window, select Choose what the power buttons do.

Step 5: You will see System Settings window, In this screen at the bottom side you can observe the Hibernate option is unchecked but it’s in disbaled status.  To enable it, click on Change settings that are currently unavailable

Step 6: Now those bottom check boxes are Enabled. Check Hibernate and Save changes.

that’s it.

Now click on Start button -> and Power button, you’ll see Hibernate option shows there.

Hope it helps somebody

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