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Student
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laptop shuts down when i close lid

how do i stop my laptop from shutting down when i close the lid/screen

i have a new HP G70-212EM

 

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Re: laptop shuts down when i close lid

You can adjust what happens when you close the lid in the advanced power settings.

 

 

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Re: laptop shuts down when i close lid

What do you change it to? I am connecting it to a docking station (really a replicator) and would like to close the lid but it keeps turning off, even after I set the "what should happen when close lid" setting to nothing?

 

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Re: laptop shuts down when i close lid

Hi,

Go to this link and scroll down to "Changing your Power settings"
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c02076993&tmp_task=solveCategory&lc=en&dlc=en&cc...

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Re: laptop shuts down when i close lid

does ok so far. thanks
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