Alt key putting my pc to sleep. Tags: Windows 8 Sleep Mode Last response: February 13, 2014 4:51 PM in Windows 8 Share legalasfire February 13, 2014 1:18:24 PM Hi guys, Well i just got a new pc with windows 8, now my problem is, if I press the alt key it seems to put my pc in sleep mode and I have no clue why or how to turn it off. As I do need to use the alt key. Thanks More about : alt key putting sleep kattygaz0423 February 13, 2014 4:51:24 PM Did by any chance, have you created a "Sleep" shortcut and set its hotkey as ALT? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is putting your PC to sleep often safe? Forum SolvedPC making a sound after putting to sleep? Forum I just built a new PC and I'm having trouble with putting it to sleep. It will go to sleep and start back up in 3 seconds ever Forum pg up key causes pc to sleep Forum Help! PC is randomly freezing and putting the monitor to sleep! Forum SolvedWeird things when PC is put to sleep. Forum SolvedWhen I put my pc into sleep mode, it randomly starts up again! Forum CPU clock resetting when putting PC to sleep Forum Small issue with putting my PC in sleep mode. Forum SolvedNvidia Kernel Driver Crashing when PC is Put to Sleep? Forum SolvedPC turns off whne put to sleep Forum SolvedI have a product key for office 365 and have loaded it on my PC. I now want to put it on my hudl. Do I first need to have Forum Is there a way to put my PC in sleep mode with a button? Forum SolvedIBM Model M keyboard acting like ALT key is always pressed Forum SolvedAlt key stuck....? Forum PC Restarts when put to sleep, or shut down. Forum Every time when i put my PC to sleep mode, it never wakes up again even if i push the power button… Forum Could I set up Windows 8 so that I can put any PC to sleep while connected to a network with Wake on Lan activated? Forum SolvedPutting laptop to sleep while it's hot Forum SolvedPutting computer in sleep mode when oc'd? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !