scheduling tasks while computer is in hibernation



brent_bowser
07-10-2005, 01:32 AM
Will my computer perfom scheduled tasks while in hibernation mode? I have
windows XP Home addition.

Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers
07-10-2005, 01:32 AM
Hi,

No, it can't. The system has to be running in order to perform scheduled
tasks. Hibernate is a powered-off state, the essential difference being that
the contents of ram were copied to hiberfil.sys before shutting down.
Nothing is running in this mode.

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Best of Luck,

Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone
www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org

"brent_bowser" <brent_bowser@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> Will my computer perfom scheduled tasks while in hibernation mode? I have
> windows XP Home addition.


scheduling tasks while computer is in hibernation