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Close lid of laptop without shutting down system

I want to close the lid of my laptop without shutting off the computer

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You have to configure what laptop do when the lod is closed . go to Control Panel , Power Options , Advanced . In this tab you will see an option " When I close the lid " and a drop down menu just choose do nothing and press ok . It will not shut down your laptop when lid is closed .
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