Windows 8.1 - How to enable the Hibernate option?

December 2016


Windows 8.1 - How to enable the Hibernate option?


The hibernate feature is missing from the Power Menu of Windows 8.1. How to get it back?
  • Right-click on the battery tray icon > Power options.
  • In the left pane, click on "Choose what the Power buttons do" > "Change settings that are currently unavailable"
  • Go to the "Shutdown settings" section> "Hibernate".
  • Check "Show in Power menu".
  • Click on Save Changes.

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