Go into the advanced power options and select "change what happens when I close the lid" and select "do nothing"
Will not work for me. The thing switch of while I'm still in the BIOS.
Replaced the hard drive - problem persist.
I was hoping to bypass the switch on the motherboard.
Take it off, and solder a wire across.
Anybody else tried this before? I'm a bit ot of my depth on soldering a motherboard.