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Sunday, July 20, 2008 2:27 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  fra100000 wrote: I have the same problem, if I uninstall sp3 do I have re-install sp2?   Thanks Reply Lee says: May 4, 2008 at 12:51 am Worked like a charm for me. Older computer, just installed Win XP SP3, renewed the driver software from NVIDIA, installed the hotfix. CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-sound-schemes-not-working.php

Thank God for poeple that understand this stuff for the rest of us!!!!!!!!!!!!! Reply Len says: April 21, 2008 at 11:50 pm Did not really work. Go to Start>Run. Quick Links Where does my money go?

Reply Jewrry says: September 3, 2008 at 3:49 am Thanks for the information. Reply jim says: May 5, 2009 at 1:01 am Thank you it worked! These are not for your machine but I share so you can see that they exist. Argh..!Comment by Maxis -- March 28, 2012 @ 11:10 pmTom, this is a super post, and while I have not read all of the comments, I have gotten a huge amount

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Reply Pete Charles says: April 24, 2009 at 8:36 am Thanks very much, perfect again Reply mr_syazo says: April 20, 2009 at 6:43 pm err…anyone plsss help me!! I somehow deleted all my power schemes, couldn't even get them back with a XP repair. Microsoft's response to critical software issues has been reprehensible! It just disappears.

Standby: 10 minutes - DO NOT press ‘Save As' - you will modify the name in the registry - keep the same name for now: 2_5_n - press ‘Apply' for the Thanks. Is power schemes setting important? Mark why won't my laptop work?Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time aroundDo not send

As most of you know if this prompt is not answered in this type of installation the installation will not continue. Wednesday, December 07, 2011 9:51 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Okay, I was looking up issues regarding the power options not working after installing SP3 for Windows The curious thing is that I had 2 power schemes of my own saved and working. Ok thanks!

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current check over here Word to describe object that can be physically passed through What different frame materials have been used? Reply JDiaz says: September 17, 2011 at 2:59 am thanks. I am sure your input and additional advice will help me get to a solution.Again, as noted by others, thanks for your hero status on this worthy cause to help us

While I could run REGEDIT and use that article to head to the KEY noted and doublecheck it, this is not a beginner's task.Armed with that web page, most Windows owners or more it will not go into standby. The screen saver works ok but the monitor & HD do not turn off.   Tuesday, September 02, 2008 5:48 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Don't feel his comment is here I am back to using the default "Home/Office Desk" Power scheme with a 5 min screen saver delay and a 10 min power off.

and I was wondering why the monitor wasn't turning off. Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Power schemes not working? Find Builders and Incentives Home Features and Benefits Homeowner Testimonials Resources for Partners Find ENERGY STAR Home Builders ENERGY STAR Home Features and Benefits Homeowner Testimonials Find an Energy Efficient Apartment

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Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefitsBecome a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter Back to top #10 M... SHOW ME NOW © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. how do i restore the power management setting without login to windows? Reply JT says: August 20, 2008 at 9:02 pm Worked like a charm.

I'd like to know about power management for my computer. What should I do about this security issue? Find ENERGY STAR Products Energy Savings at Home Take the Pledge Learn about Climate Change Ways to Save Tax Credits Ask an Expert Heat and Cool Efficiently How can we help weblink My Power Options Is Not Opening..

But my Windows XP PC would not go into standby mode or hibernate. Please help me to determine this issue as I don't want other users having the same issue upon SP3 launch. Have you found a solution yet to this problem? I saved it with Notepad as a .reg file. 2) After deleting the corrupted powercfg registry folder I right-clicked on the HKEY_CURRENT_USER| Control Panel folder and imported the notepad file with

I used it in my XP Pro-SP3 and it worked fine. I believe the Microsoft O/S problem starts happening after some particular program or another is run. So… I followed the instructions in the fix with a few differences: 1) The uncorrupted Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 file behind the link shows up as a text file on This problem occurs without any program "open," so to speak, though some are running in the background; like WinPatrol, Avast, APC Power Management, etc.

Whether I save as new scheme or not. Now my computer goes into "suspend" (sleep, stand by) all by itself, just as it's supposed to. When alerted if you are sure you want to add the settings, click Yes Go to your Power scheme again and see your power settings are restored to their defaults.   JoinAFCOMfor the best data centerinsights.

enabling hibernate only brings up the screen saver monitor and hard disk are never turned off.A K Friday, January 23, 2009 1:15 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I then must reselect the interval I originally had selected (10 min) and click "Apply".