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Make sure that in the Power settings of your control panel that the hibernation mode is enabled and that you have enough disk space to use it.

Check to see which mode your power button is set for as well.

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thry this method done through about.com

right click on desktop > properties > screen saver > click on power > set the time u want your monitor to turn off ( but with the pc on ) and the hard disk also, but i would suggest give it more time with the hard disk.
and standby mode, i think it's what you want, it turns off the whole computer but if you touched anything, it will turn back on.
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