Windows XP schedule the startup of your PC

October 2016

Manipulation performed under Windows XP professionnal SP2
  • At startup enter the BIOS by pressing DEL
  • Once in the BIOS go into Power Mangement >set up
  • Go to Resume by alarm and set it as Enable
  • Go into Date (of month) Alarm and enter the date of your choice
  • Go in Time (hh: mm: ss) Alarm and enter the time at which you want your PC to start automatically
  • Save the settings and exit the BIOS

Thanks to BOB73 for this tip.

Related :

This document entitled « Windows XP schedule the startup of your PC » from CCM ( is made available under the Creative Commons license. You can copy, modify copies of this page, under the conditions stipulated by the license, as this note appears clearly.