Hibernating enables faster bootup times coupled with the power savings of a complete power-off. However, many computers do not support Linux hibernation and so it is not enabled by default in Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10.

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Hibernate and Suspend do not exist anymore, help

When I close the lid of my laptop and open it after some time I am greeted with a message "Failed to suspend". When I tried to manually suspend/hibernate, I saw these options are not available there ...
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Hibernate option doesn't appear in the shutdown menu(s) [closed]

In 13.04, I enabled hibernation by following these instructions: You can also enable the hibernate option in the menus. To do that, use your favorite text editor to create ...
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How to disable hibernating?

Whereas many questions are geared towards implementing hibernation, mine is how to disable it. I've just encrypted my swap partition, and I such my system can still hibernate, but cannot resume ...
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What graphical utility can I use for Ubuntu auto shutdown?

In Microsoft Windows I use switch off software for auto shutdown, Hibernate, restart etc. Can I find something similar in Ubuntu? I read following link. How can I automatically shutdown the system ...
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Ubuntu not is hibernating when lid is closed

I use Ubuntu 12.04 in my laptop. I'm trying to configure to hibernate when lid is closed. However, not is working. I did the following steps to solve the problem: I enable in ...
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Hibernating my Ubuntu 10.10 takes a bit too long

It takes about 5 minutes most of the time to hibernate my Ubuntu 10.10. This is unacceptable! Is there a work-around I could use to improve the situation? Thank you.
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Why is resume from hibernate not working?

I have just installed 14.04LTS and set up home dir encryption and Swap partition encryption using Keyfile and LUKS. All using this guide: Link Swap is availave and system hibernates. But cannot ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 fails to resume from hibernation [duplicate]

Not a crucial issue, it's just annoying when it happens. My computer has a great chance to fail in resuming from hibernation. When it happens, the console prints the following info and then hangs: ...
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What is GRUB (2)'s role in the suspend/hibernate process?

I have, like many, problems with suspending/hibernating in Ubuntu. When I resume from suspend the fans start, the HDD led glows steadily, but the screen is off. The only thing I do is hard reboot. No ...
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Hibernation causes crashing on an Acer Aspire [closed]

Hibernation worked perfectly fine in 11.04. Ever since I upgraded to 11.10, my laptop (Acer Aspire) keeps crashing when it's hibernating. I have no clue why. Any ideas? At first it seemed to only ...
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Does hibernate work with an encrypted home dir in maverick?

My machine no longer resumes properly after hibernation. However, it used to until recently. When trying to figure this out, I've seen lots of people say that hibernate doesn't work with encrypted ...
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What are the differences between sleep, standby, suspend and hibernate in Ubuntu?

I'm really confused about these keywords used in Ubuntu. I've a little knowledge about suspend and hibernate in Ubuntu and how does it work. But I've no idea about what are the differences between ...
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way to disable Hibernate from within gconf-editor so button disappears?

There used to be a way to disable Hibernate from gconf-editor: apps -> gnome-power-manager -> can_hibernate. unticking "can_hibernate" would even remove the hibernate button from the shutdown menu. ...
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Can't hibernate on lid close 13.10 [duplicate]

I've recently upgraded to 13.10 and I can't find the option to hibernate. My computer doesn't play ball when I suspend it (screen doesn't reactivate upon lifting the lid) so in 13.04 I always used ...
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How can I make my PC hibernate when idle?

My Ubuntu 11.10 desktop has an option to suspend when inactive (under System Settings > Power) but no option to hibernate. How can I hibernate it after a period of inactivity?
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How do I create a swap partition for hibernation?

While installing Ubuntu 11.10 a months ago I had not allotted any swap space, I now came to know that there would be no Hibernate option without Swap space. Is it possible to do it Now?, What if the ...
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No resume after Hibernate or Standby [closed]

When i try to reactivate my notebook after it went to standby or suspend mode the screen stays black. The only solution i have is to reboot the notebook by pressing the shutdown button. Anyone has any ...
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Touchpad only works after hibernate

A couple of days ago, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a Dell I7352-3111SLV 13 inch touchscreen laptop. Initially, the touchpad worked fine. The first time I suspended, the touchpad stopped working, even ...
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Alternative way to run a sudo command on startup

I am trying to write a script for my Ubuntu system to hibernate, whenever the amount of battery left is (say) 5%. This script will run on startup. I can get the battery left using upower -d |grep ...
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How to run a script after or before hibernate

I want to run a 4 commands before a hibernate and another 2 commands after update. Is it also possible to arrange the time/squence of each commands,if yes then could you explain how?
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Laptop locks screen instead of hibernates

I am having hard time trying to hibernate kubuntu 12.04 It doesn't hibernate. instead it goes to the lock screen only. I checked the swap and it's 10G and active. I tried to hibernate using the ...
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Cannot resume from hibernate (s2disk)

I seem to be able to hibernate OK using s2disk, but when I switch the laptop back on, it seems to hang half-way through the "resuming" menu. The splash screen looks healthy, it seems to be trying to ...
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Hibernate on power button - login screen

Every once in a while my SO-User (significant other user) leaves the computer but doesn't hibernate it. I want to push the power button to save some energy, but as I'm not in her session, the computer ...
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Failing to recover from hibernate [closed]

Im having a problem with ubuntu, its not recovering from hibernate. The system will actually hibernate correctly (ive installed uspwsusp so i can see whats happening), but when i restart my laptop, ...
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Nothing happens when I close the lid or press power button

I just installed on Ubuntu 14.04.3 on my laptop (Lenovo Thinkpad X230). Everything works fine except: closing the lid pressing power button while the computer is on does nothing, even though I ...
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Unable to resume from hibernation on boot- restarts instead of resuming

After fiddling around a lot with Rhythmbox and Banshee one day, I had to xkill them and logout a few times, and I think I remember seeing some error message asking for the keyring. I entered my ...
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12.04 rebooting after suspend to disk

I've got a problem with suspend to disk in ubuntu 12.04 (it worked perfectly in 11.10). I've installed the pm-utils package, but whenever I issue: sudo pm-hibernate it appears the screen that ...
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How to make Lenovo Ideapad S10-3s netbook hibernate?

My Lenovo Ideapad S10-3s, which is using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, does not hibernate. The error message shown is PM: Not enough free swap, although my swap is around 3GB and my RAM only around 1GB. How can ...
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Swap partition is not recognized

I think this problem might be related to this one: Failing to recover from hibernate Basically, as soon as ive installed ubuntu, using the automatic partitioning, if i run gparted and look at my ...
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Not able to suspend or hibernate

My Ubuntu 10.10 on my laptop Lenovo T400 is not able to suspend or hibernate. Whenever I click Suspend or Hibernate, the moon LED on the bottom of the lid flashes a few seconds, the screen ...
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Unable to mount a hard drive due to windows 8 hibernation [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop, and I had a problem when I want to mount a hard drive due to windows 8 hibernation. The problem is that when I was partitioning my hard drive I formated ...
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Enable hibernate in Ubuntu 13.04 - editing hibernate.pkla doesn't work [duplicate]

How do I enable the hibernate option. Editing hibernate.pkla doesn't work. I did the following - $ sudo gedit /var/lib/polkit-1/localauthority/50-local.d/hibernate.pkla [Enable Hibernate] ...
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Without having swap partition how to hibernate using only “SWAP FILE”

I found answer near to this question but not exact answer in Ubuntu-forums.I found answer to How to create swap partition after installing Ubuntu. How to create or add swap file to existing swap ...
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How to run a script after the system resumes from hibernate (suspent-to-disk)?

I have configured powernap to hibernate (i.e., suspend-to-disk) the machine if idle. In order to save additional power, I have configured my non-root, data disks to spin-down using the hdparm command. ...
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Fix hibernate on Thinkpad X60 with 12.04 Precise Pangolin

I own a ThinkPad X60, hibernate used to work on 10.04 Lucid Lynx, but no longer works correctly on 12.04. I am aware of how to enable hibernate in Power Manager. The problem here is, in the default ...
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Low-battery-power action without gnome-power-manager

I'm running the openbox WM and would like to avoid loading the gnome stack. One of the lingering issues I have to resolve is avoiding abrupt system crashes due to depleted battery power. Is there a ...
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Screen/Power management during media use [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I stop the screensaver from turning on when I watching online videos? Is there a way to configure Ubuntu so it does not activate the screen-saver, sleep-mode, ...
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How to try hibernation and shutdown afterward in case it failed on power button press?

I've found how to hibernate on power button press with logind: HandlePowerKey=hibernate in /etc/systemd/logind.conf But can I make it somehow execute something like # pm-hibernate || shutdown -h ...
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Touchpad Stopped Working After Hibernate

I used the command pm-hibernate to see if my notebook would successfully resume after hibernating. Upon resume it went through the BIOS screen, I had to reselect Ubuntu from the Grub menu, but then it ...
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How to prevent automatic hibernation while watching videos?

I have my settings to hibernate after 20 minutes and after 5 minutes it kicks into hibernate even when I'm watching a movie. I'm a complete newbie with Linux. I have Ubuntu 14.04 and my computer is a ...
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How do I block GRUB from appearing when resuming from hibernation?

When my computer boots up after being shut down, GRUB has a timeout. I want the same behavior after waking up from hibernation. Any ideas how to accomplish this? EDIT: here's a clarification of the ...
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I can't get suspend, hibernate and shutdown to work in Ubuntu 12.04

I recently built a computer with these specs: Asus Motherboard, Intel i3 3.3 GHz dual processor, 8 GB of RAM. I installed 12.04 on a brand new hard drive. I partitioned the hard drive between root, ...
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Hibernation does not work in 11.04, used to work in 10.10, but suspend/resume works fine on a Dell Inspiron N5010

I upgraded to 11.04 on the day for its release and I am unable to hibernate my laptop, When I click on Hibernate, the screen just goes blank and cursor starts blinking in the top left corner and ...
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Black screen after waking up from Hibernation

My hibernate feature on Ubuntu 14.04 is working fine when I am not running any program or heavy programs. However, when I am running programs such as Google Chrome, then after waking up from ...
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Hybernate doesn't work with Lubuntu 14.04.03 LTS

When I click on "Hibernate" (S3) (in German it is: "Ruhezustand") in the LogOff Screen in Lubuntu 14.04.3 LTS I got this error. GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.AccessDenied How can I ...
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Lenovo Z50-70 not resuming after hibernation

My lenovo z50-70 is not resuming after i put the laptop in hibernation mode. It gives a black screen on resume. I tried a solution - http://askubuntu.com/a/436389/411863 but it didn't work out. ...
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Mouse is trapped after standby/suspend

System: ~$ uname -r 3.13.0-39-generic (Ubuntu 14.04 64 Bit) After executing suspend my Lenovo Thinkpad T430 (Intel HD 4000 graphics) normally went into standby. By clicking the power button to ...
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unable to mount New Volume from Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

This question has been asked here and here. I am having dual boot system with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 but I am not able to open New Volume from Ubuntu.It gives the following error I disabled ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 comes out of hibernate/standby randomly on Dell XPS 13

I have an ubuntu 12.04 laptop and it comes out of hibernate or standby randomly. For example, yesterday I selected hibernate, closed the lid and put it in my computer bag. 24 hours later, it is ...
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Kubuntu Energy Saving event on power button pressed not working

My Aspire 1810TZ is running Kubuntu 13.10 on an encrypted drive. I have enabled hibernation in file /etc/polkit-1/localauthority/50-local.d/com.ubuntu.enable-hibernate.pkla [Re-enable hibernate by ...