Control What Happens On Closing the Laptop lid and Power Buttons

This article will guide you how to Control Power and Sleep Buttons and lid Settings in your Laptop.

Settings for closing the laptop lid needs when you will return to work after a while and you are leaving your laptop running but closes the lid.

Also, You can control what will happen when you press power or Sleep buttons in your laptop during leaving or working, whatever.

As the previous post was concentrated on What are Shutdown, Hibernate, Sleep, Log off etc and When to Use ? will help you to choose your options.


[Read Here] What are Shutdown, Hibernate, Sleep, Log off and When to Use ?



Control What happens When closing the lid :


When you close your laptop lid, Windows can shut down, do nothing, or enter a power-saving state, such as sleep or hibernation. You can apply the same setting to all of your power plans or you can apply different settings to individual plans.


  • Go to Start>>Control Panel>>Hardware and Sound>>Power Options
  • Click on Choose what closing the lid does (Left pane)
  • Choose from the options in front of when i close the lid i.e. Do Nothing, sleep, hibernate, shut down, for both when plugged in or battery, if you want.
  • Then, Click on Save changes and Close.


How will you decide between shut down, hibernate and sleep ? 

You can select any of these as you find better. 
Read here about these what are shut down, hibernate or sleep ?



Control What Happens On Closing the Laptop lid and Power Buttons Image











Control What happens When i press the power button :


You can choose what happens when you press the power button on your laptop. The computer can shut down, sleep, hibernate, or do nothing. You can apply the same setting to all of your power plans or you can apply different settings to individual power plans.



  • Go to Start>>Control Panel>>Hardware and Sound>>Power Options
  • Click on Choose what closing the lid does (Left pane)
  • Choose either Do Nothing, sleep, hibernate, shut down in front of when i press the power button, as you need.
  • Then, Click on Save changes and Close.


To determine which option will be better, read which to use shut down, hibernate or sleep ?

Now, you can do Sleep Button Settings yourself, if you want.That`s easy now.


Have fun!




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