Can't Put into Stand-By Tags: Hibernation Windows XP Last response: January 2, 2011 8:39 PM in Windows XP Share ihameed46 January 1, 2011 11:24:04 PM I have built a new PC around the Windows XP SP3. I can't get the Stand-by button out of grey mode. In my prvious machine using SP2 (from the same activation key) I had use of Hibernation and Stand-by. Why is it greyed now. Anything to do with SP3? More about : put stand | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Emerald January 2, 2011 5:49:58 PM have you checked your power settings in your BIOS and in the control panel | Report abuse ihameed46 January 2, 2011 8:39:39 PM Emerald said:have you checked your power settings in your BIOS and in the control panel Yes I have checked them. I forgot to mention that I am using a new mobo as well; the Gigabyte GA-880-GA-UD3H. Could that be leading to a problem? Thanks for your help. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>Can't Put into Stand-By> Related ressources: ForumNeed commend to put computer into StandBy ForumCan't boot. Mobo standby lights up. No fans. No beeps. ForumP4C800-E - Can't get S3 Standby to work? ForumCan't resume from Standby ForumWindows stuck on welcome screen after losing power in standby ForumNew build, stand-by LED on motherboard keeps blinking ForumMonitor goes to standby after heavy cpu usage ForumComputer stuck in standby ForumFan won't stop in standby mode ForumLaptop screen stuck on 'preparing to standby ' ForumWindows won't go into standby ForumWindows won't go into standby ForumWhy my pc monitor wont go out of standby mode ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumCan not connect ForumCan i install windows xp in compaq presario cq56 ForumCan i transfer windows xp to a new computer ForumCan anybody see my password protected cd disc without password ForumHow to use one data card into two pc at a time ForumCan't open any Google sites More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !