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Goes into hibernation won't come out of it if not active for about an hour or so. running win7 and have set the power settings to never hibernate. i've learned through experimentation that once it's in hibernation, i can sometimes avoid having to kill the sys by holding down the power button (my only choice most of the time) by alt-crtl-dlt-ing moving tow spaces down and pressing enter, which logs me off. the system then wakes in order to allow me to log in again. it's not consistent though.

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Try setting your screen saver to none. That might sole the hibernation problem. Sometimes a computer will go into hibernation if the screensaver has been on for a while.

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