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delete hiberfil.sys?

  1. #1


    +Bob+ Guest

    delete hiberfil.sys?

    Can I stop Vista from creating/using this file? I don't use hibernate
    mode.



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  2. #2


    Guest

    Re: delete hiberfil.sys?

    Type in search on the Start menu "command" and in the list of options right
    click Command Prompt and choose Run as administrator. Type

    powercfg -h off

    --
    ..
    --
    "+Bob+" <nomailplease@newsgroup> wrote in message
    news:rsgis597a9lksk3m2jau9ql6umd7f3919m@newsgroup

    > Can I stop Vista from creating/using this file? I don't use hibernate
    > mode.
    >
    >

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  3. #3


    +Bob+ Guest

    Re: delete hiberfil.sys?

    On Sat, 17 Apr 2010 15:46:44 +1000, <.> wrote:

    >Type in search on the Start menu "command" and in the list of options right
    >click Command Prompt and choose Run as administrator. Type
    >
    >powercfg -h off
    >
    >--
    >.
    Perfect, thanks!


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