Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back

When starting a fresh Windows 10, it might happen that the hibernate option, which turns the computer to sleep mode without using power, is missing from the Windows menu.

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Hibernate option missing
Hibernate option missing

However, it is possible to add it back simply.

Open the Control Panel in Search > Control Panel .

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Find Control Panel in Windows search
Find Control Panel in Windows search

There, go in Hardware and Sound menu .

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Open Hardware and Sound menu
Open Hardware and Sound menu

Click on Change what the power buttons do .

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Find the Change what power buttons do menu
Find the Change what power buttons do menu

And here, simply check the Hibernate box to add it back to the power options – it might first be needed to click on Change settings that are currently unavailable in case the checkbox is greyed out

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Activate the hibernate option
Activate the hibernate option

And that’s it ! The Hibernate power option is now back in the Windows menu

Windows 10 hibernate missing / off – how to add it back : Hibernate option back in Windows 10 power menu
Hibernate option back in Windows 10 power menu

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Comments (7)

Sammy Carr, 2018-08-19
Gran historia, gracias por compartir
Lisa Campbell, 2018-08-19
偉大的信息,謝謝分享
Deborah Peterson, 2018-08-19
Tôi sẽ thử ngay bây giờ, cảm ơn bạn đã chia sẻ
PapaStoop, 2018-08-19
哇,真的那麼簡單,現在就試試吧
brandiesmartD, 2018-08-19
جزء كبير من المعلومات ، وذلك بفضل المشاركة
gjere3, 2018-08-19
Zkusím to právě teď, díky za sdílení
amestecat5, 2018-08-19
זה עבד טוב בשבילי, לא צריך להסתכל יותר

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