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Standby mode is not working..

My problem is the stand by mode in my laptop. I tried many times tousethe stand by mode when my computer is not in use. Before it wasworkingand i didn't experience any problem. This only happened a coupleofmonths ago. When i clicked the standby mode button, the ''preparingtostand by'' appears in the window. And I waited for how manyhoursexpecting it may work but it didn't. The ''preparing to stand byisalways there. So i have no choice but to press the power button inmcomputer so it will turn off, and i will start again. It reallybothersme because every time my laptop is not plug after a fewminutes''preparing to standby'' appears..
Hope you can help me with this problem. I really wanted my standby mode to work. So please help me.. Thank you guys..

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Appreciate the direct "Ask Me".

Initially, would suggest going into the CMOS/BIOS setup and restoring all configurations/settings back to default. Should this be not corrective, try verifying settings inside the Properties box of the Power Options inside Control Panel.

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